Variety has named Dea Lawrence as its chief marketing officer. As CMO, Lawrence will be responsible for driving Variety’s global branding and communications strategy. Lawrence will report to publisher Michelle Sobrino-Stearns and will be based in the company’s Los Angeles office. “Dea is a born leader who possesses a unique combination of digital expertise and
CANNES– Fox International Channels has acquired “False Flag,” the hit Israeli drama series repped by Keshet International. Deal marks Fox Intl. Channels’ s first acquisition of a foreign-language series on a global scale. Fox International Studios previously acquired “False Flag”‘s format and is developing an English-language adaptation. Unveiled at Mipcom, the “False Flag” deal gives
CANNES — “Code to Zero,” the thriller spy novel by best-selling author Ken Follett, has been optioned by Tandem Productions, which will produce it as a limited television series. Studiocanal is handling international sales. In the show, a man wakes up to find himself lying on the ground in a railway station, his mind stripped
ReutersElvis Presley's gold grand piano, Beatles drum skin up for auctionReutersLOS ANGELES Elvis Presley's gold-leaf grand piano is expected to fetch more than half a million dollars at a November auction that will also feature a Beatles logo drum skin used by the British group in their first performances in the United States.
People MagazineDancing with the Stars Pro Allison Holker Announces Pregnancy on the ShowPeople MagazineAn exciting announcement was made on Dancing with the Stars Monday night, and it had nothing to do with the competition. Professional dancer and last year's runner up Allison Holker shared the news that she and her husband, Stephen “tWitch” Boss, are