The House finalized key committee assignments this week, including the appointment of Rep. Howard Coble (R-N.C) to the chairman's seat in the powerful Courts and Intellectual property subcommittee…
Keith Gorham has been named to the newly created position of vice president, industrial relations, at Universal, moving up from his previous post as VP of labor relations.
SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
It's not likely you'll see electronically projected images instead of film at your local multiplexes any time soon, but several entertainment industry companies joined forces recently to demonstrate…
Viacom chairman and CEO Sumner Redstone will deliver the keynote address at the World Animation Celebration, slated to run in Pasadena March 24-30.
A bipartisan group led by Senate Commerce Committee chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) introduced campaign finance reform legislation Tuesday that would require broadcasters to hand over free and…
SFX Broadcasting Inc. Tuesday said it expects to report revenues of more than $50 million for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, 1996, compared with $21.5 million a year ago.
Supporters and opponents of Universal's plans to vastly expand its lot offered differing pictures of the project Tuesday, characterizing it as a well-thought-out boon to the region's economy or a…
Highlighting Wall Street's lack of faith in entertainment, investors have sold down stock in Viacom Inc. over the past week on signs that the company's Blockbuster video chain had a disappointing…
Christian Moerk has ankled his post as production executive at Warner Bros. to join WB-based production company Peters Entertainment Co. as senior VP of production.
A.H. Belo Corp. named James Moroney president of its broadcast division's TV group.
Michael Siegel, the former powerhouse boutique lit agency owner who merged his heady client list with Creative Artists Agency two years ago, will leave the percentery to form his own literary…