Wendy Saltzburg has joined To Be Designed, as creative advertising VP. Charged with generating new business and overseeing the day-to-day ops of the creative wing, Saltzburg joins the company from…
Bear Stearns hired Clifford Friedman, a senior VP at Universal Studios, to set up a new media and communications venture capital effort, the firm said Wednesday.
The quirky controversy brewing around the latest Guy Maddin pic sounds like something straight out of one of the offbeat Canadian helmer's own pictures.
Comedy Central has promoted John Cucci to senior VP and chief financial officer. Cucci will oversee strategic planning and financial matters for the network, a 50-50 joint venture of Viacom and Time…
Warner Bros. TV has handed responsibility for drama development to Steve Pearlman, the studio's chief of current programs, who will now oversee both departments.
Jay Sims, a longtime radio announcer and television reporter whose voice was heard on "Your Hit Parade" and other radio shows of that era, died Aug. 8 of emphysema in an Escondido nursing center. He…
Jose Maria Mas, a 43-year-old lawyer who formerly was the secretary general of Spanish telco Telefonica, has been named president of Antena 3 TV, the highest-rated commercial station in Spain.
The world premiere of Jean-Jacques Annaud's "Seven Years in Tibet" will be the closing gala presentation of the Toronto Intl. Film Festival on Sept. 13, fest director Piers Handling told a news…
Paramount TV veteran Steve Madoff has been promoted to executive vice president of business and legal affairs for the studio's worldwide pay TV and video division.
Mann Theatres has named Sig Raulinaitis director of construction, overseeing the Encino-based circuit's aggressive theater-building program.