Martha is tuning up for a Christmas moneymaker. Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia and Sony BMG have teamed up to create Martha Stewart Living Music, a partnership set to release a series of compilation…
Eriq La Salle is plotting a primetime return with the man who put him there in the first place: Leslie Moonves. Former "ER" star has inked a one-year talent and production deal with Moonves-run CBS…
Paramount has decided to "Get 'Em Wet," buying a comedy pitch by Will Arnett and Dax Shepard about hot tub salesmen in Japan and setting it up with Carsey-Werner Films.
WHAT: The Thursday bow of Lions Gate's "Waiting"
With everyone in the TV biz thinking dot-com, ABC is the newest net to put a senior exec in charge of its digital activities. Albert Cheng has been tapped exec VP of digital media for Disney-ABC…
WHAT: Los Angeles preem of Fox's "In Her Shoes"
Nineteen-year Warner Bros. marketing exec Lisa Gregorian has been promoted to the newly created position of exec VP, worldwide marketing, for the recently created Warner Bros. Television Group.
China's minister of culture claimed headway against intellectual property piracy and cited a "thank you" letter the Motion Picture Assn. sent him as evidence, but org officials were skeptical of the…
George Clooney and Creative Artists Agency co-chair Rick Nicita will be granted the first honorary awards from Cinecitta Holding and the Italian Film Commission at the Egyptian Theater in Hollywood…
Comedian and actor Nipsey Russell died Sunday of cancer in New York. He was 81. Russell's first major role was as Officer Anderson on the early-1960s sitcom "Car 54, Where Are You?" He's also known…