Amy Carney has been promoted to prexy of advertiser sales, strategy and research for Sony Pictures TV, reporting to Sony TV topper Steve Mosko. Carney joined Sony in 2003 from Univision Online.
Sonar Entertainment has acquired the rights to author Terry Brooks' bestselling fantasy series "Shannara" and is partnering with Farah Films to produce a television series based on the books.
10 Canuck thesps ready to shine on both sides of the border
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
James Patterson wrote 13 books in 2012, after 14 in 2011, including adult-targeted novels and books aimed at kids and teens. In an interview with Jeff Sneider at the Hotel Bel-Air, Patterson…
MGM has promoted Scott Packman to senior exec veep, general counsel and secretary. Cheryl Rodman has joined the Lion as exec veep and deputy general counsel. Packman has been with MGM since 2002 and…
The best-selling James Patterson book series "Private" is being adapted as a TV series by Sonar Entertainment.
After bankruptcy and the departure of its founder, RHI Entertainment has rebranded as Sonar Entertainment and tapped Stewart Till as chief executive.
Rollout of digital platform starting as major announcement looms
The social media phenom has done than create multiple new outlets for showbiz talent seeking to build their fan base and auds. It's also allowed a growing number of celebs to tap into burgeoning…
"Bad Teacher" is putting traditional distribution strategy to the test.