Howie Mandel’s Alevy Prods. has set a first-look pact with Core Media Group for TV and digital projects. Deal covers Mandel’s services as a producer on scripted and unscripted projects. Mandel runs…
Core Media Group
CORE Media Group has entered into a joint venture with U.K.-based format creation house Big Minded. CORE will work with Big Minded to internationalize its unique business model, via format sales to…
TV production company Core Media Group, best known for “American Idol,” inked a pact with celeb website PopSugar to jointly develop and distribute scripted and non-scripted projects. The deal fits…
Reality production company Sharp Entertainment is heading over the Pond with the creation of London-based Sharp U.K. Amelia Pulsford will serve as director of content and help lead the new branch…
Patrick McKenna, the chief exec of U.K. media investment and advisory group Ingenious Media, has been tapped as the chairman of the National Film and Television School. The financier, who has…
For Oprah Winfrey and her eponymous network, it’s a long way from “Live your best life” to “Throw on Tyler Perry shows and hope something sticks.” Winfrey might be a big fan of Perry’s work — she…
ICM Partners has added three agents to its digital and global branded entertainment divisions. Sarah Early and Matthew Murray will be based in Los Angeles, reporting to Keyvan Peymani, managing…
A recent study by researchers in India and the U.K. has reinforced a strict anti-smoking campaign begun last year by the central board of film classification.
Tupac Shakur has been dead since 1996, but his star is only on the rise. Miles Davis, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin and Johnny Cash remain in the public eye with current projects.
Step aside, Apple: This Silicon Valley chip-maker is ready to invade the cable biz this year. But is the plan inspired or insane?