Veteran character actor and distinctive voice artist Sterling Holloway, 87, died Nov. 22 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Los Angeles of cardiac arrest.
A movie cameraman was pulled from a volcano crater yesterday, two days after his helicopter crashed and trapped him in sweltering volcanic fumes, authorities said.
Actress Diane Varsi, who was nominated for an Academy Award for her first screen appearance as Lana Turner's troubled daughter in "Peyton Place," died Nov. 19 at age 54.
MGM Grand Inc. said yesterday it will abandon its "all-frills" scheduled airline service between Los Angeles and New York at year end, grounding an ambitious personal vision of owner Kirk Kerkorian.
The Swedish Film Institute nominated "Anglagard," or "Angel Manor," for the Best Foreign Film Oscar to replace "The Best Intentions," which was declared ineligible last week.
California's top fire official has begun a massive entertainment industry education campaign because of a rash of recent accidents on movie location sites.
Theodore Thomas, a musician whose band backed up such Motown acts as Stevie Wonder and Gladys Knight, died Nov. 7 at 84.
Rock star Axl Rose was found guilty yesterday of property damage and assault during an aborted Guns N' Roses concert last year that escalated into a riot.
Chuck Connors, who gained fame as the tough, gun-toting single father on the long-running television series "The Rifleman," died yesterday in Los Angeles of lung cancer. He was 71.
MCA Music Entertainment Group, vowing to use profits from sales of its Chess Records catalog to fight illegally produced recordings, yesterday announced a lawsuit against 20 companies it claims have…