German media heavyweight Bertelsmann AG announced Friday that Thomas Middelhoff, in charge of corporate development and multimedia, will replace Mark Woessner as chairman beginning next year.
French film major Gaumont has promoted Pierre-Ange Le Pogam to president of worldwide marketing and distribution. At the same time, Michel Schmidt, veteran president of international sales, is…
ABC News has agreed to produce 40 hours of original profiles for A&E's flagship series "Biography" over the next two years.
Dorothy Buffum Chandler, Los Angeles philanthropist who lent her name to the large concert hall that serves as one of the anchors of the downtown Music Center, died Sunday. She was 96.
UCLA film grad student David Straus should fit right in with the overachievers of Hollywood.
The cable industry is crowing about Nielsen primetime numbers for the second quarter, showing that cable networks as a category not only are continuing to draw viewers away from the broadcast…
Oscar winner Ron Bass has signed a three-year, exclusive writing deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment that will also move the scribe into new territory: producing other scripters' pics. The deal…