Three subsids of kidvid heavyweight Entertainment Rights, whose stables include Casper the Friendly Ghost, VeggieTales and the Lone Ranger, have been acquired by Boomerang Media.
Gotham film and legit producer John Hart, formerly of Hart Sharp, has formed production company Smuggler Films.
The world preem of Barry Levinson's doc "Poliwood" is among the highlights of Tribeca's lineup of special events and panels.
Todd Moscowitz, chief exec of Warner Music Group's indie labels, is expanding his purview to become exec VP at flagship Warner Bros. Records.
A year after moving across town from City Hall into sparkling new Varick Street digs, public radio station WNYC is opening a live entertainment venue on the ground floor.
Sumner Redstone seems to have picked a good time to sell movie theaters.
Lionsgate's board of directors decided Thursday to express no opinion and remain neutral in regard to Carl Icahn's tender offer for the company's debt.
Hallmark Channel plans to air a network-record 35 telepics in the 2009-10 season, up from 30 in the current year.
The end of an era came Monday for Time Warner as execs revealed Richard D. Parsons would be leaving the conglom's board of directors.
Tribeca has set 27 projects and 24 filmmakers to be part of fest-within-a-fest Tribeca All Access.