BMG Distribution has formed Wasabi Music Group, an independent music distribution company that will act as a farm system for new and alternative acts. The BMG Entertainment arm has tapped independent…
Cinemania, one of the premier film-related sites on the World Wide Web and one of Microsoft Corp.'s most successful ventures into CD-ROM/Internet hybrid publishing, is being "disappeared" this week…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has beefed up its human resources profile with the appointment of two new VPs, one handling corporate human resources, the other international.
As a result of declining market share, Telemundo Group continued to bleed red ink in its second quarter earnings report, which was released Thursday.
The Wall Street Journal will shortly begin publication of both a daily listing of television programs and a weekly listing of Broadway shows, giving the theater world and the television industry a…
Sherwood Oaks College offers seminar “Selling Your Spec Script” from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 6 at the Hollywood Playhouse, 1445 N. Las Palmas in Hollywood. Agents, writers and buyers will be on hand…
Australian federal treasurer Peter Costello on Thursday approved U.K.-based Cable & Wireless' acquisition of Atlanta-based BellSouth's 24.5% stake in Optus Communications, an Oz telephony and feevee…
It's no wonder NBC just extended Tom Brokaw's contract and Peter Jennings this month will sign a new long-term pact with ABC: The small handful of rising TV-news stars don't want their jobs.
Jim Banister has had his stripes at Warner Bros. Online burnished anew, becoming VP and G.M. of the corporate/entertainment Net-based division of the studio.
Producer David Foster has inked a long-term, multimillion-dollar pact with Warner Music Group and expanded his label deal with Atlantic into a joint venture. Foster said the new deal suggests he'll…