Marvel Comics

  1. Marvel's 'Ant-Man' Adds T.I. to Growing Cast

    August 19, 2014 9:41 AM EDT Marvel's Ant-Man has announced several new castings, including rapper T.I. , Bobby Cannavale ( Boardwalk Empire ), Judy Greer ( Archer ) and John Slattery ( Mad Men ). The film, directed by Peyton Reed , began principal photography on Monday ...

  2. Marvel Argues Why Supreme Court Should Deny Review of Superhero Copyright Dispute

    July 15, 2014 9:34 AM EDT With potentially billions of dollars at stake, Marvel told the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday not to review Lisa Kirby v. Marvel Characters, concerning whether the estate of comic book legend Jack Kirby can terminate a copyright grant on such creati ...

  3. Latest Hit For 'Spider-Man': Injured Actress Quits Show

    December 28, 2010 12:00 AM EST In the latest disappointment for the ambitious Broadway production of "Spider-Man," one of the lead actresses who suffered a concussion during its first preview performance is quitting the show. Natalie Mendoza, who plays the villainess ...

  4. 'Spider-Man' Opening Appears Delayed, Again

    December 16, 2010 12:00 AM EST Troubled Broadway musical "Spider-Man," the most expensive show ever created for the Great White Way, appears headed for another delay as producers weigh a decision to push its opening into February, according to media reports on Thursda ...

  5. Cherry Lane, Marvel Sign Admin Deal

    November 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST Cherry Lane Music Publishing Company, Inc. has signed a long-term worldwide music administration agreement with Marvel Entertainment, Inc. The deal includes 2008's films “Iron Man” and “The Incredible Hulk,” and upcoming films like “Iron Man ...

  6. Van Morrison Releases First DVD

    August 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Eagle Vision to release Montreux set Oct. 16. Eagle Vision to release Montreux set Oct. 16. News ...

  7. BT Acquires Music Programs For VOD

    August 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT BT Vision to launch this fall. BT Vision to launch this fall. News ...

  8. Uni Motown Names Urban Promotion VP

    August 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Wilson exits Atlantic for role. Colleen Wilson has been appointed VP of urban promotions for Universal Motown Records. She reports to Michael Horton, senior VP of urban promotions for Universal Motown Records Group, and is based in New York. " ...

  9. UMGD Names Voss Exec VP

    July 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Previously held roles at Elektra, Atco, PolyGram. Universal Music Group Distribution has hired Alan Voss as executive VP of sales and marketing, reporting to UMGD president Jim Urie. Voss previously held a similar position at WEA, where he was als ...

  10. IDJ Ups Olesen To Senior VP

    April 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Will oversee top 40 promotion department. Island Def Jam Music Group (IDJMG) has promoted Erik Olesen to senior VP of top 40 promotion. In his new role, Oleson will oversee the direction of the top 40 promotion department at all levels and lead ra ...

  11. Warner Music Launches e-Label

    November 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST Cordless Records created by former Elektra CEO. Cordless Records created by former Elektra CEO. News ...

  12. Gebhardt Confirms Exit

    September 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Edel's Haentjes primed for chairman role. Edel's Haentjes primed for chairman role. News ...

  13. Marvel, Fox Sue Over 'Zoom'

    June 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Accusing Revolution Studios and Sony Pictures Entertainment of copyright infringement and unfair competition, Marvel Enterprises and 20th Century Fox have filed suit against Sony and Revolution, claim LOS ANGELES (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Accusi ...

  14. Snipes Suing New Line Over 'Trinity'

    April 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Wesley Snipes is suing New Line Cinema and other producers of "Blade: Trinity" for allegedly failing to pay him his full salary and using him to promote a potential spinoff franchise involving some of LOS ANGELES (The Hollywood Reporter) ...

  15. Arista/J Names VP

    April 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Borden joins in urban publicity. Arista/J Records has named Theola Borden as VP of urban publicity. She will be based in New York and report to RCA Music Group senior VP of publicity Mika El-Baz. Borden was previously senior director of media and ...

  16. IDJ Names Marketing Chief

    March 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST Island Def Jam Music Group has named Greg Thompson as executive VP of marketing. Thompson joins IDJ from Warner Music Group, where he has served as executive VP/GM of Elektra since 1999. Island Def Jam Music Group has named Greg Thompson as execut ...

  17. IDJ Names Marketing Chief

    March 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST Island Def Jam Music Group has named Greg Thompson as executive VP of marketing. Thompson joins IDJ from Warner Music Group, where he has served as executive VP/GM of Elektra since 1999. Island Def Jam Music Group has named Greg Thompson as execut ...

  18. Uni Motown Names Urban Promo VP

    March 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Madison joins from Elektra. Universal Motown has named Michelle Madison as VP of urban promotion. Madison was VP of R&B promotion at Elektra Entertainment Group, where she worked closely with Sylvia Rhone, who is now president of Motown and ex ...

  19. On The Road

    February 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST The 13th annual Performing Arts Facility Administrators Seminar, set for Feb. 19-22 in Philadelphia, will address issues of funding, competition from other forms of entertainment, a "downward spiral i The 13th annual Performing Arts Facility ...

  20. Judge To Marvel: Pay Lee

    January 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST Comic book legend Stan Lee could be in for a monster payday after a Manhattan judge ruled that Marvel Enterprises had unfairly deprived him of profits generated by "Spider-Man" and other characters ov (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Comic bo ...

  21. Marvel Sues Disney To Reclaim Copyrights

    November 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST Marvel Enterprises Inc. has escalated its royalty dispute with the Walt Disney Co. by suing to reclaim the copyrights for Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, the X-Men and other characters that appear on (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Marvel Enterprises ...

  22. Rhone Gets Dual Motown/Universal Post

    October 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Former Elektra head takes on new responsibilities. Former Elektra head takes on new responsibilities. News ...

  23. Universal Motown To Welcome Rhone

    September 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Former Elektra chairman/CEO to begin in October. Former Elektra chairman/CEO to begin in October. News ...

  24. Tim McGraw

    August 31, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Eight studio album shows the country paragon continuing to top himself. Eight studio album shows the country paragon continuing to top himself. News ...

  25. Marvel Fills Key Home-Video Post

    August 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Eric Rollman joins as senior VP. Marvel Enterprises has named Eric Rollman its new senior VP of home entertainment and TV production for the Marvel Studios division. Rollman is the former president of Fox Family/Saban Productions. He most recently ...

  26. Singer Laws Sues Elektra/Asylum

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT R&B vocalist Debra Laws and Spirit Productions have sued Elektra/Asylum Records, alleging that the label has repeatedly breached Laws' 1979 production agreement. LOS ANGELES -- R&B vocalist Debra Laws and Spirit Productions have s ...

  27. Picture This

    June 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Marvel Enterprises and Lions Gate Entertainment will jointly develop, produce and distribute eight new direct-to-DVD titles, the first of which is expected in late 2005. Read Jill Kipnis' column. Marvel Enterprises and Lions Gate Entertainmen ...

  28. Cowell Unveils New TV Talent Quest

    April 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT X Factor to air in the U.K. this fall. X Factor to air in the U.K. this fall. News ...

  29. Warner Combines Atlantic, Elektra Labels

    April 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Atlantic, Elektra, Lava merge as Atlantic Records Group. Atlantic, Elektra, Lava merge as Atlantic Records Group. News ...

  30. WEA Loses Four Execs

    February 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Carlton and Polidoro lead small exodus. Carlton and Polidoro lead small exodus. News ...

  31. WMG: Sylvia Rhone Still In Place

    January 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Major denies report about Elektra chief. Major denies report about Elektra chief. News ...