Arleen Whelan, legit and stage actress, died April 8 after a stroke in Orange County.
MTM has given a green light to the fall kids' strip "Xuxa," with the program slated to begin production of 65 half-hour episodes starting July 5. Show has been cleared in more than 80% of the…
Samuel Goldwyn Co. announced Tuesday that Saralo MacGregor will take the reins of international television sales activities, which were vacated when company senior veepee of international operations…
Gladys Collins Lehman, a screenwriter and founding member of the Screen Writers Guild and the Motion Picture Relief Fund, died April 7 of pneumonia in Newport Beach.
Producer Winifred Hervey has entered into an exclusive deal to develop and produce programming with NBC Prods., the network's in-house production unit.
Peter Kohler, former VP at CBS and Gannett Broadcasting, has been named to the two-year Manship Chair at the Louisiana State U. Manship School of Mass Communication.
Maxine Flora Finsterwald, playwright and short-story writer who used the pen name Maxine Wood, died April 7 of congestive heart failure in Oakland.
'Good Advice' 12.2/20 Shelley Long's new vehicle proves therapeutic in the current week, retaining 95% of its "Murphy Brown" lead-in, while Saturday and Sunday heroes rescue CBS in the week just…
Time Warner Inc. is likely to announce this week a bid for an Australian pay-television license, according to local press reports.
Bruce Lee gets a posthumous star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today, which Mayor Tom Bradley has proclaimed as Bruce Lee Day in Los Angeles. Ceremony is at 11:30 a.m. at west corner of Mann's…
There was negligence in the death of actor Brandon Lee, but it's too early to tell whether there will be criminal charges, the prosecutor said Tuesday.