NEW YORK — As he nears a deal to make his film debut as a quarterback phenom in Oliver Stone’s gridiron drama “On Any Given Sunday” at Warner Bros., Sean “Puffy” Combs wants to be the signal caller…
The seventh annual Hollywood Literary Retreat, a weekend event devoted to the art and craft of storytelling in the cutthroat atmosphere of Hollywood, is set for Friday-Sunday at Zaca Lake in Santa…
The 32nd annual National Magazine awards, the mag world's highest honors, were handed out Wednesday at the Waldorf-Astoria here before a record crowd of 1,400.
GERMANY Duesseldorf-based UFA Theater, Germany’s largest theater chain, reported revenues of 360 million marks ($201 million) in 1997, an increase of $5.6 million over the previous year. During the…
The Alphabet net confirmed rumors Tuesday that longtime "Good Morning America" co-anchor Charles Gibson is headed for a host slot on one of the web's primetime newsmags.
Paul Byrnes, director of the Sydney Film Festival for the past 10 years, announced Tuesday that the June 5-18 edition will be his last at the helm.
CBS Corp. moved a step closer to being a pure media and entertainment company Tuesday, agreeing to sell its telecom network, Westinghouse Commu-nications, to RSL Communications for $90 million in…
Showtime Networks has pacted with Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum to generate scripts that will be developed into films.
AMERICAN HISTORY X director Tony Kaye is dropping everything to make a feature on the recent death of a 6-month-old black South African girl allegedly shot by a 42-year-old white farmer as she and…
Disney's "The Lion King" and the Roundabout Theater Co.'s revival of Arthur Miller's "A View From the Bridge" led the field in the 1998 Outer Critics Circle awards. "Lion King" took home six nods -…
Vidatron Entertainment saw a 23% improvement in revenues for the first six fiscal months of 1998 despite a soft first quarter.