Richard T. (Dick) Heffernan, an agent and personal manager, died May 27 of lymphoma at the VA Hospital in Westwood. He was 56.
Director John Singleton will receive the 11th annual Upton Sinclair Award June 9 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, the sponsoring Liberty Hill Foundation announced. Harry Shearer and IRS/Pangea recording…
The National Black Theatre Festival is honoring Sidney Poitier with its Living Legend Award and friends Harry Belafonte and Della Reese will present it.
Patrick W. Norman, former vice president and general manager of Los Angeles FM radio station KRTH Radio, died June 1 of complications from cancer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
This year ShowBiz Expo goes into double digits. And in honor of its 10th anniversary there will be two keynote speakers: Robert M. Greenberg, the president, chief executive officer and general…
Songwriters Vincent Berry and Jeff Caruthers have sued the singing group Jade for recording a song with a melody that allegedly infringes the copyright on one of their compositions.
Craig Pike, a rock guitarist, died May 23 in London as a result of injuries suffered in an auto accident. He was 30.
What does an endangered Southeast Asian tree have to do with the price of showbiz? That's one of the questions that will be answered in the seminars, workshops and panels at this year's ShowBiz Expo.
"Hot on the Trail," a TBS one-hour documentary about sex and romance in the Old West, is currently being prepped by executive producer Catherine Wyler, producer-director Aviva Slesin and writer…
James Wayne Martin, freelance photographer and film extra, died May 29 of natural causes in Glendale. He was 80.
HBO is planning to launch its sister pay service Cinemax throughout Latin America this fall.