Weeks after Variety first reported that she was leaving her role as TV chief at Core Media, Lionsgate Television Group chairman Kevin Beggs announced Thursday that Jennifer O’Connell would be joining…
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…
On the heels of debuting Ron Howard’s “Rush” at the Toronto Film Festival, Exclusive Media has tapped Ron Hohauser as its chief financial officer. Hohauser has been serving as a consultant to…
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Mark Burnett's One Three Media is run like a family business — albeit one with a well-heeled new member in Hearst Corp.
OWN has offered a straight to series order for new docuseries “Crazy.Sexy.Life.” Reality show, produced by CORE Media, centers on the fast-paced lives of four longtime friends living in Gotham…
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…
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.
Core Media Group is moving into scripted series production through a venture with Noreen Halpern’s Halfire Entertainment banner. Deal calls for Core, the Apollo Global-backed production and rights…
Time Warner, it seems, ran out of time for Time. The conglom on Wednesday announced plans to unload its publishing division, a move that comes as other film and TV congloms are also shedding print…
CBS Corp. is paring down to its core media biz with plans to unload European and Asian billboards and convert its big U.S. outdoor advertising division into a REIT, or real estate investment trust…
Who knows where the time goes? As another action-packed year in showbiz and media draws to a close, it's a good time to make a mental inventory of the people and companies poised to make news in 2013.