Anne Sweeney has been named chairman and CEO of Fox Basic Cable, the Fox division responsible for launching and programming a new basic cable service expected to premiere on Tele-Communications Inc…
Polygram Group Distribution and CGI Records have pacted in an exclusive distribution agreement for the Chicago-based record company's gospel music, which includes work by Andrae Crouch, the Winans…
Elizabeth Montgomery, a costume and set designer, died May 15 at her home in London of undisclosed causes. She was 91.
Actors Elisabeth Shue and Jonathan Silverman and MTV's Melissa Rivers top 400 celebs and young Hollywood professionals skedded to support Mike Woo's L.A. mayoral campaign tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Club…
More than 200 comics from 16 countries will descend on Montreal for the 11th annual Just For Laughs comedy festival, to take place July 22-Aug. 1 around town.
The Supreme Court let TV gameshow hostess Vanna White sue Samsung Electronics America over an ad that showed a glamorously dressed robot ready to turn a letter as she does on "Wheel of Fortune."
Jon and Dorothea Bon Jovi, a girl, Stephanie Rose, May 31, Red Bank, N.J. Father's the singer; mother is non-pro.
Maxine Conwell, wife of John Conwell, former VP of talent for Quinn Martin Prods., died May 24 in Santa Barbara after a lengthy illness. She was 70. Survived by her husband, a son, a daughter and two…
Colossal Pictures, known primarily for its advertising work and graphics for various national advertisers as well as outfits like MTV, has signed with United Talent Agency to represent the company…
A listener offended by a National Public Radio broadcast of repeated cursing by John Gotti can't challenge a federal agency's refusal to act against the radio network, a court ruled Tuesday.
Carlton E. Morse, creator of the longest-running soap opera in American radio history and a writer whose shows embodied the golden days of the airwaves, died May 24 in Sacramento. He was 91.