Publicist Howard Brandy, whose career spanned nearly five decades in Hollywood, died Monday in Los Angeles after a long illness. He was 79.
After the 2006 stoner horror pic "The Tripper," thesp David Arquette is taking another shot at directing — this time with the first entry in a series of "absinthe genre films" for French absinthe…
Entertainment bizzers just can't seem to stay away from restaurants. But they're not just having power lunches -- it seems like nearly every Hollywood figure, whether in front of or behind the…
Most recently the buzz surrounding Rick Caruso was that the L.A. mega-developer was considering a run for mayor. One could imagine a Caruso regime solving L.A.'s mass-transit problems with colorful…
Not many dads would agree to let a teenager drop out of high school without any real plan in place. And not many kids could manage that much freedom without some ominous outcome. But David Gilmour…
Veteran publicist and studio exec John Friedkin died May 11 of respiratory failure in Los Angeles.
Warren Cowan, entertainment publicity pioneer and mentor to scores of publicists over more than 60 years in the business, died Wednesday, just three weeks after being diagnosed with melanoma, at…
Horror pic prodco Platinum Dunes has joined forces with website Bloody-Disgusting.com to host the shingle's new blog.
A Gotham-based mentoring program sponsored by former Sony Pictures Classics co-prexy Marcie Bloom will introduce college students to film distribution and marketing, among other aspects of the movie…
Los Angeles Francophiles convened April 14 at the Directors Guild for the opening night of the City of Lights, City of Angels French film week.
Pioneer animator Ollie Johnston, the last surviving member of Walt Disney's "Nine Old Men," died of natural causes in Sequim, Wash. on Monday. He was 95.