SAG and AFTRA's top execs have ramped up efforts in recent weeks to lay the groundwork for a merger between the nation's leading performers unions.
AOL TW's entertainment and publishing divisions are striking their most thorough synergistic project yet with the Feb. 25 release of the soundtrack to "Smallville."
Another exec is headed for the exit door at the Magic Kingdom. Byron Pollitt, chief financial officer at Disney's parks and resorts unit, has been appointed CFO of the Gap.
Vivendi Universal may have cleared some $20 billion in debt off its balance sheet since last summer, but it has yet to clear its name of legal improprieties.
Sri Lanka is preparing new laws to crack down on piracy and protect intellectual property, Trade Minister Ravi Karunanayake said Monday.
In the difficult environment of 2002, Herbert Kloiber's Tele Munchen Group lifted its pretax profit from $8.5 million to $11.2 million, it said in preliminary figures issued Friday. Sales totaled…
Billionaire oilman Marvin Davis is preparing a new bid for the entertainment assets of French-American media company of Vivendi Universal in a round of meetings set for later this month, a Davis…
Hamish McAlpine, maverick owner of U.K. arthouse distrib Metro Tartan, has issued a writ for libel against American director Larry Clark.
For the movie biz, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled just in the nick of time, deciding last week to uphold a new law extending the life of a copyright.
Fallen German TV tycoon Leo Kirch is still making headlines a year after his bankruptcy, as suggestions arise that he may have secretly engineered Werner Klatten's buyout of Munich kidvidder EM.TV.
After successfully mounting a legal challenge to prevent the Brazilian government from forcing it to invest in local movies, United Intl. Pictures, the foreign distrib arm of Universal and Paramount…