Discovery Communication's proposed deal to buy 50% of CBS' struggling Eye On People cable channel finally closed this week.
Laurent Perpere, senior executive VP and CFO at Canal Plus, has been named president of the Paris Saint Germain soccer club, one of France's leading teams.
Rainbow Media's MSG Metro Guide has signed former New York City Mayor Ed Koch as the local cable channel's full-time movie critic, said sources close to Rainbow.
General Cinema Theatres has promoted Frank Stryjewski to chief operating officer and executive VP, with responsibilities for all domestic theater operations as well as for marketing, purchasing and…
The bombing in Iraq forced Italian helmer Michelangelo Antonioni to cancel his trip to the Middle East to scout locations for his new film "Destination Verna," script writer Tonino Guerra said.
Garth Brooks' "Double Live" was the bestselling album in the U.S. for the fifth consecutive week and led a group of discs that boasted significant sales boosts from the previous week, according to…
CBS Corp.'s designation of longtime board member David T. McLaughlin as "non-executive chairman" Wednesday struck most observers as redundant.
Italian comedy "This Is Life" triumphed in Italy during its first weekend, grossing $2.85 million from 164 theaters for distrib Medusa.
Pamela Cole, a talent agent with Don Buchwald & Associates, will move over to United Talent Agency with a cast of clients in tow, including "The Thin Red Line" star Jim Caviezel and "Eyes Wide Shut"…
Cost-conscious Mexican media conglom Televisa is scaling back its exports subsidiary but has nixed the sale of its publishing division, company sources say.
A rejuvenated city that has long grown tired of being a butt of America's jokes is finally getting the chance to tell a few of its own (even without the help of favorite son Drew Carey).