CBS newsmag "60 Minutes" and exec producer Don Hewitt grabbed top honors at Thursday night's Overseas Press Club awards, held at Gotham's Grand Hyatt Hotel.
In releasing its fourth quarter and year end results for 1998 earlier this week, Atlantis Communications pronounced itself solidly back in the saddle after a few lean years earlier in the '90s.
Jesse Washington will serve as editor-in-chief of Blaze, a Vibe magazine spinoff set to launch in August, it was announced Wednesday.
Former First Lady Nancy Reagan will be the subject of an ABC miniseries, signaling the network’s new commitment to producing edgier movies and series. The four-hour work is described by its makers as…
CNN has upped "Larry King Live" exec producer Wendy Walker Whitworth to senior veepee.
Most of the noise that was made in the media in the contract dispute between "The Simpsons" voice cast and Twentieth Century Fox Television piped down when the ink dried on new contracts early this…
Toronto International Film Festival has appointed Colin Geddes as the new programmer for the festival's popular Midnight Madness collection of cult films and cinematic exotica.
The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) will host its ninth annual Silent Film Gala at Glendale's restored 1920s-era Alex Theatre on May 16.
Rose Einstein, currently managing director of sales for Variety and Daily Variety, has been named publisher of Video Business, the leading publication of the video software retail business.
British thesp Jonathan Pryce, who recently starred as Bond villain Elliot Carver in "Tomorrow Never Dies," will join Patricia Arquette and Gabriel Byrne in the MGM thriller "Toby's Story."
Ray Alchin, an Australian TV producer, died Saturday of a heart attack. He was 56.