Sony Pictures Releasing Intl. has upped Nigel Clark to president of international marketing.
The Tokyo Anime Fair, the largest mart of its kind for toon content, has canceled its 2011 edition, to be held March 24-27, organizers announced on Wednesday.
News orgs are struggling to keep reporters safe from the radiation leaks that are threatening the northern Japan in the wake of last week's devastating earthquake and tsunami.
Al Gore shaped national debate with "An Inconvenient Truth" in 2006, and framed discourse with "The Assault on Reason" the following year. Random House has landed him for a new book for 2012, a…
This could give new meaning to the idea of elections for sale. CNN reports that the Republican National Committee is considering a proposal to sell off the rights to the presidential primary debates…
Rodney Mitchell is retiring from his post as Directors Guild of America assistant exec director as of April 21.
It is good to be a cable guy.
The White House's "copyright czar" has recommended a host of proposed legislative action to increase penalties and sentencing for piracy, as well as laws that make clear that illegal streaming of…
Former FCC chairman Michael Powell has been named president and CEO of the National Cable & Telecommunications Assn., the chief lobbying org for the cable industry. Powell is currently senior advisor…
The Walt Disney Co. has donated $2.5 million to the American Red Cross to support humanitarian aid efforts connected to the earthquake and tsunami that has devastated northern Japan.
The IPO market in media and entertainment is showing no signs of cooling off, as the nation's second largest theater chain, AMC Entertainment, said this week it plans to raise as much as $450 million…