SAG's campaign to merge with AFTRA may be overly eager to paint a picture of financial gloom. As part of a Web site presentation, SAG recently announced it is operating at a $6 million deficit, based…
Warner Bros. has agreed to a new employment deal with U.K. construction workers to avoid shutting down production on two major movies, "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" and "Troy."
The end of March brings a bellwether deadline for campaign spending reports. For the dozen or so Democrats who want to challenge President George W. Bush next year, the reports are crucial in…
After months of blurring lines in the chain of command at Vivendi Universal Entertainment, Jean-Rene Fourtou and Ron Meyer tried to reassure senior management about the future of the company and the…
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The Zomba Music Group, home to teen-pop powerhouse Jive Records, will be saying "bye, bye, bye" to as many as 350 employees out of its 1,800-strong global staff over the next nine months as part of…
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.