Gene Levitt, writer, producer and director who created the original “Fantasy Island” TV series, died Nov. 15 of prostate cancer in Los Angeles. He was 79. Levitt first worked as a writer for the…
John Noga, owner of two internationally known jazz clubs in San Francisco, the Blackhawk and the Downbeat, died Nov. 9 of natural causes at his home in Studio City. He was 83. Noga was a club owner…
The following are a list of dramatic films that will compete at the 2000 Sundance Film Festival.
Mary Ference Butala, grandmother of actress Jenna Elfman and mother of the Lettermen’s Tony Butala, died Nov. 10 of complications from cancer in San Luis Obispo. She was 89. In addition to her son…
CNN has named Scott T. Weller to the newly created post of senior VP and national sales manager, while Stephen L. Pollack has been promoted to VP and Western regional sales manager.
The following is a list of documentaries that are in competition at the 2000 Sundance film festival.
Following is a list of films to be screened in the American Spectrum section of the 2000 Sundance Film Festival:
Eddie Maxwell, longtime comedy writer and lyricist during Hollywood’s golden age, died Nov. 21 of natural causes in Studio City. He was 87. During his career, he wrote gags for such notables as the…
An NC-17 rated episode of "The Simpsons" sounds ridiculous, but may get the greenlight on the 'Net -- thanks to Film Roman's Saturday launch of online animated network Level13.net.
AUSTRALIA In a record defamation payout, Kerry Stokes’ Seven Network has been ordered to pay nearly A$1 million ($640,000) in damages to Australia’s largest bridal wear company. The case stemmed from…