Canada's Radio-TV & Telecommunications Commission said Thursday it approved Rogers Communications' appointment of Pierre Juneau as interim trustee of Maclean Hunter shares pending regulatory approval…
Viacom put an end to months of speculation about who would oversee TV production, distribution and broadcasting operations at the newly merged company by naming Paramount TV Group chairman Kerry…
Terry Curtin was named chief of publicity and field promotions for MGM/UA Thursday in the final move of a marketing restructuring under recently hired exec veep Gerry Rich.
Director Peter Segal was omitted from credits for “Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult.” * * * United Talent Agency rep John Lesher's named was misspelled in a story Wednesday about the production of…
Julie Kleinick has been elected the first-ever woman president of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. Kleinick, who takes office April 1, is the vice president of M&S Management.
Agency for the Performing Arts fired back at "Home Improvement" producer Matt Williams and his production company Thursday in a countersuit that demanded some $ 700,000 in "package" commissions.
Robert M. Cheren, the former president of marketing and distribution for Orion Pictures, has been retained as executive consultant for distribution and marketing by Interfilm Technologies, an…
Harry Kondoleon, a playwright and novelist who wrote of the sufferings associated with AIDS, died of the disease Wednesday. He was 39. Kondoleon's novels include “The Whore of Tjampuan” and “Diary of…
Michael Laney has left Walt Disney's feature animation division for the veepee of operations job at Warner Bros. feature animation division, as the cross-town rival beefs up its movie toon business.
Peter Stamelman has joined the Howard-Sloan-Koller Group executive search firm, where he will serve as VP specializing in recruiting for broadcast, cable, interactive and multimedia. Stamelman, who…