If ever Los Angeles had a cottage industry where the "cottage" keeps expanding, it's film restoration. "We've grown quite a bit," says Joe Olivier of Cinetech, the laboratory that restored current…
In a move that could usher in far-ranging changes at Rtve, TV exec and lawyer Pio Cabanillas will replace Fernando Lopez Amor as director general of the Spanish pubcaster.
Sidney Klein, father of singer-songwriter Carole King, died Nov. 10 of unreported causes in Lake Worth, Fla. He was 82. Klein, a retired New York City fire lieutenant, helped establish in the 1940s…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘Sully,’ ‘Patriots Day,’ ‘Deepwater Horizon’ Could Crack Film Editing Oscar Race
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- Playback: Ben Foster on ‘Hell or High Water’ and Being a ‘Builder’ as an Actor
May Wuthrich, former head of the book scouting division of New York literary agency Writers House, has joined forces with Nina Worlarsky, formerly of International Literary Scouting, to form Gotham…
Roman Cycowski, the last surviving member of the Comedian Harmonists, a legendary vocal group from the 1920s and 1930s that was forced apart by the Nazis, died Nov. 9 in Berlin. He was 97. The…
Redo Farah has been upped from veep and supervisor of Warner Bros. international theatrical distribution, Latin America to senior VP of WB’s international theatrical distribution for the region. In…
Arnold M. Auerbach, longtime comedy writer whose resume included Broadway, film, radio, TV and writing gags for Al Jolson, Frank Sinatra and Milton Berle, died Oct. 19 of natural causes in New York…
A monthly short-film fest dedicated to introducing the work of independent directors to the Los Angeles community kicks off Sunday. Known as Hollywood Shorts, the event's organizers plan to accept…
There is no denying Danny Hoch's talent. A monologist in the tradition of Eric Bogosian, Hoch assembles a cast of urban types and explores their dysfunctions and angst with a winning combination of…
Canadian Satellite Communications has acquired Star Choice through a reorganization and share exchange agreement worth in excess of C$100 million ($65 million).
TV writer, producer and "Friend of Bill" Linda Bloodworth-Thomason has sold her first novel -- but don't expect "Primary Colors."