SAG has promoted veteran exec Michelle Bennett to the post of national director of guild governance after nine months in the associate director slot.
Vivendi Universal topper Jean-Rene Fourtou told a soundstage full of Universal execs he wouldn't conduct a "fire sale" of the studio Wednesday. Though the pep talk was well received, there was also…
Nielsen's decision to revamp the way it measures Spanish-speaking auds may have changed the face of this February's local market ratings, some Los Angeles English-lingo stations said.
Spanish commercial broadcaster Telecinco on Thursday posted 2002 net profits of €86 million ($92 million) off $677 million in revenue, with ad revs of $626.6 million.
Setting a hard date for the first time, Federal Communications Commission chairman Michael Powell said Thursday that he intends to call for a vote on media ownership rules by June 2.
The war against Iraq shouldn't present an obstacle to pressing forward Hollywood's campaign to put the brakes on piracy. A decidedly optimistic outlook emerged Thursday from the West Coast launch of…
Teutonic pay web Premiere will use Nagravision decoders from the fall to fend off illegal viewers.
Free peer-to-peer music file-sharing has become larger than the multibillion dollar recording industry with a growth trend that has become "fundamentally unstoppable," a media analyst told a state…
U.K. film production and sales group Civilian Content reported its first profit Thursday, unveiling a surplus of £108,000 ($170,000) for 2002.
Owen Levin has been named chief operating officer for Gotham-based independent production company Stick Figure Prods., which has announced a slate of documentaries in development and, for the first…
Motion Picture Assn. of America topper Jack Valenti made it clear Wednesday that Hollywood's special wartime committee won't get in the middle of Washington's war with Iraq by helping sell America's…