Fox is taking sports electric, hoping that the success of its four-year-old sports television broadcast programming will rub off on a new sports-themed line of video games.
The son of Bavarian media mogul Leo Kirch has founded Thomas Kirch Communication GmbH & Co. KG Medien Holding, Munich-based news service New Business reported over the weekend.
In one of the strongest trading weekends of the year at overseas wickets, James Bond conquered the U.K., "Anastasia" had bewitching foreign preems in two Latino territories, "Hercules" kept pulling…
The growing Universal Music Latin America has further beefed up its ranks by inking industry vet Carol Wright to the newly created post of veep of marketing.
Michael Malone has been promoted to senior VP, licensing and merchandising, at 20th Century Fox licensing & merchandising.
Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti expected to find video piracy thriving in Asia, but he was a little surprised to discover, during his just-concluded trip there, that the Vietnamese…
Miramax/Dimension's horror sequel "Scream 2" stalked off with an estimated $39.2 million over the weekend, slashing box office records and shocking even the most wildly optimistic industry…
Heeereee's Howie! Howie Mandel will launch his syndie talkshow next year from Johnny Carson's old stomping grounds, the famed Studio 1 at the NBC compound in Burbank.
A group of investors including Maroley Media Group, the investment firm of former Warner Music Group chairman/CEO Robert Morgado, has picked up an equity stake in Platinum Entertainment.
Ron Eldard has inked to star opposite Russell Crowe in the untitled David Kelley hockey-themed project formerly called "The Game" at Walt Disney Pictures, sources said Friday.
Natalie Vinet has been appointed head of Accolade Releasing, the worldwide TV distribution arm of Paragon Entertainment.