Trauma Records has announced the appointment of Linda Murdock as veepee of promotion. Her new responsibilities will include overseeing the development and growth of Trauma’s artist roster. Murdock…
A heated third-quarter battle for control among shareholders of Western International Communications Ltd. has begun to show up in WIC's nine-month operating results, released by the company Wednesday.
"The Mystery of Irma Vep" is being revived for a commercial Off Broadway run. The play, a sendup of Grand Guignol melodrama and various horror and suspense pix, was written by the late Charles…
Less than three months after officially opening its doors, Fox Studios Australia has initiated its first Australian film, a black comedy called "Soft Fruit."
Jacor Communications extended the expansion of radio consolidators into new media Thursday by joining in a $30 million investment in the infomercial firm responsible for turning self-improvement…
Theaters in London's West End are now a £1 billion ($1.6 billion) industry that are more popular than soccer games in the capital, a study showed on Wednesday.
With soccer fever still gripping post-World Cup France, the country has launched its first cable and satellite sports news channel with a second to follow at the end of August.
Geena Davis has inked to star in "Stuart Little" at Columbia Pictures under Rob Minkoff's ("The Lion King") direction. Pic is being produced by Doug Wick and his Sony-based Red Wagon Prods. Exec…
Canadian broadcaster CanWest Global Communications has emerged as a surprise contender to buy Rysher Entertainment from Atlanta-based Cox Enterprises.
Jerry Mickelson, chairman of JAMTV Network, operators of the Internet music site Rolling Stone Network, has been tapped to co-host "Creating the Buzz, the Role of Web-Based Music Content," a panel…
Salma Hayek, Lauren Holly, Renee Zellweger and Bonnie Hunt will take turns hosting a three-day theatrical program this weekend in Beverly Hills to benefit Voices in Harmony, a youth mentoring program…