‘BICENTENNIAL’ BACK: “Bicentennial Man” is back on track for a February start and is poised to resume its place as one of Disney’s big holiday offerings next year. The project — with Robin Williams…
Japanese Internet service providers and a music industry group have signed an agreement that sets the royalty rights for music transmitted over the Internet.
Recording artist/actress Lisa Loeb has signed with the Writers & Artists Agency, where she will be represented by Sarah Clossey and Mitch Geller. While Loeb is best known for her single “You Stay”…
T. Coraghessan Boyle, who wrote "The Tortilla Curtain," "Budding Prospects" and "Riven Rock," will read from his 700-page "Collected Stories" tonight at the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles.
The Independent Feature Project has extended to Dec. 4 the submission deadline for its annual showcase of American indie film at Berlin's European Film Market.
Director Montxo Armendariz has won Spain's 1998 National Film Prize, the most important annual plaudit for a film professional in Spain.
Twentieth Television has upped two sales execs in two regions.
East West Players is opening its last show of the season, "Dance and Sing for the Holidays," Dec. 3 at the David Henry Hwang Theater in downtown L.A.
Lonnie Pitchford, a musician best known for his mastery of the one-stringed diddley bow in the traditional Delta blues style, died Nov. 8 in Clarksdale, Miss., of complications from pneumonia. He was…
Harry Fox Jr., president of music publisher Sam Fox Publishing Company Inc., died Nov. 20 in Santa Barbara of natural causes. He was 82. After graduating from Notre Dame U., Fox started working for…
THE SPINMEISTERS FOR CABLE keep dropping their little factoids about the decline and fall of network TV -- indeed, they're becoming rather smug about it.
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