Frank Brown has become president of MTV Networks Asia Pacific as his brief expands to include Japan and Australia.
Perhaps it was a case of pre-invasion jitters as SAG sounded a warning last week against possible blacklisting of thesps.
Georges Remi, alias Herge, the Belgian cartoonist behind famous comicbook globetrotter Tintin, died in Brussels on March 3, 1983, at the age of 75.
Hollywood scribes, showing a preference for both populism and offbeat structure, tapped Michael Moore's "Bowling for Columbine" for the WGA award for original screenplay and David Hare's "The Hours"…
Broadway's musicans called a strike at 12:01 a.m. today after a bid for an 11th-hour settlement with producers came up short. The shows will go on, albeit with "virtual orchestras" of synthesized or…
Vivendi Universal Thursday posted the largest loss in French corporate history -- $25.2 billion, most of it due to writedowns on entertainment properties. CEO Jean-Rene Fourtou remained coy about the…
James Gandolfini is trying to put a hit out on his employment contract with HBO. Gandolfini, who plays mob boss Tony Soprano on the network's "The Sopranos," filed suit Thursday in California…
AFL-CIO president John Sweeney has ramped up his support for the proposed merger between SAG and AFTRA, winging to Hollywood to offer leaders strategic guidance on pushing through the deal.
Weighing in for the first time, U.S. Register of Copyrights Marybeth Peters said Thursday that Hollywood has good reason to "insist" something be done to protect digital TV from piracy, even if that…
The media concentration debate today moves to Seattle, where the Federal Communications Commission's two Democrats are skedded to hear from showbiz guilds, journalists and broadcasters about the…