Michel Frappier has been appointed CEO of the Ontario Media Development Corp., the territory's main film and TV funding agency. He replaces Adam Ostry, who left in May after a three-year tenure.
The top 40 Indian animation companies will meet in Mumbai on July 4 to form a trade body promoting their industry worldwide.
Despite heading SAG for the past 10 months, SAG CEO Bob Pisano has retained his post on the advisory board of Cinema Entertainment Group, a start-up pay TV company with a strategic partnership with…
Vivendi Universal's payment of $4.75 million to a group of 161 musicians and their heirs to settle a case claiming overcharges for services and underpayment of royalties has been approved by a Los…
Jean-Marie Messier emerged from an hours-long Vivendi Universal board meeting Tuesday evening with his CEO title and optimism intact -- but without a key ally.
Blockbuster Video reduced the number of titles it ordered from Fox while the two companies were trying to negotiate a revenue-sharing agreement in 1998, Fox executives admitted on the witness stand…
Delaware's bankruptcy court on Tuesday approved Napster's plan for auctioning off assets in its Chapter 11 bankruptcy. But the court also bowed to concerns raised by the major labels and delayed the…
The EU Commission has greenlit Carlton Communications and Thomson Multimedia's joint purchase of cinema screen advertising firms Circuit A of France and RMBI and RMBC of Belgium.
Argentina's lower house of Congress will debate a bill in the next few weeks limiting foreign ownership of media companies to 30%.
Vivendi Universal shares tanked Monday after a muddled asset sale further eroded investor confidence ahead of a regularly scheduled board meeting in Paris today.
Investors crushed Gemstar stock Monday after an Intl. Trade Commission judge issued an initial ruling against the company Friday.