“The Brits are coming! The Brits are coming!” Simon Pegg shouted before the Aug. 21 premiere of “The World's End” at the Cinerama Dome in Hollywood. He wasn't kidding. After the hotly-attended…
Wrapping the biggest music publishing deal in history, an investor consortium led by Sony/ATV Music announced Friday that it had closed the $2.2 billion purchase of EMI Music Publishing.
ICM has elevated book agent Sloan Harris to co-head of publications, essentially establishing him as heir apparent to run the agency's Gotham-based powerhouse book operation in the years to come.
Celebrity book publisher Judith Regan, whose authors include Michael Moore, Amber Frey and Jenna Jameson, is moving her operation from Gotham to Los Angeles, where she plans to expand her brand in…
Hillary Clinton's publisher Simon & Schuster is steaming after the Associated Press got its hands on a copy of the former first lady's memoir, "Living History," not due to be published until Monday.
Craig Hitchcock has been promoted to publishing director of Variety Inc. and Cathy Field has been hired as managing director of marketing.
Leo Kirch is reportedly fighting to hang on to his 40% stake in German publisher Axel Springer despite a court ruling allowing Deutsche Bank to acquire it in lieu of an unpaid $725 million loan, it…
Riverhead, a division of Penguin Putnam has snapped up the rights to publish the notebooks of the late Kurt Cobain, the creative force behind Nirvana, for close to $4 million.
Colin Cornish is expected to be dismissed today as president of Polygram Music Publishing's North American operations, according to well-placed sources.