Warner Music has tapped its former communications chief Jim Noonan to the newly created position of senior vice president of strategic promotions, the major label group said Wednesday. Noonan will…
Spanish pay TV group Sogecable is to acquire a 3% stake in Canal Plus Technologies for about 50 million euro ($47.6 million) as part of a strategic partnership with Canal Plus' digital and…
Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) on Wednesday put major record labels on notice that he still wants a "celestial jukebox" and that he's none too happy with the stall in licensing music to online providers…
A growing number of Polish films are being released on DVD, even though use of the new technology is still small in Poland.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday announced the seven pics tapped to compete in February for the three noms for the visual f/x Oscar.
DreamWorks took in a record $769.6 million at the domestic box office in 2000, the most in its six-year history and a whopping 128% over its 1999 result. The figure was incorrect in a story in…
Overseas Filmgroup, which specializes in the acquisition, financing, packaging and distribution of indie features, has renamed itself First Look Media (FLM). However, Overseas will continue as a…
Corks popped in Gotham and Dulles, Va.. and Wall Street sighed with relief as AOL and Time Warner's landmark merger passed the finish line more than a year after the deal was first announced.
Internet infrastructure company Kore has tapped Jon Bukosky veep of business development. Bukosky will help introduce Kore's digital media software and networking solutions to media and entertainment…
Ave Butensky, former prexy of the Television Bureau of Advertising, has joined the board of advisers for eMadison, whose goal is to help ad agencies buy time on national and local spots through a…