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.
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.
Cineplex Odeon Films has acquired the theatrical distribution rights for Gramercy Pictures in Canada, giving it such upcoming films as "Posse" starring Mario Van Peebles, the thriller "Kalifornia"…
The British Broadcasting Corp. World Service Television has been included in previously reported negotiations between Telemundo Group and Reuters Television to create a 24-hour Spanish-language…
Mary Rapp, a former vaude dancer, died May 25 of undisclosed causes at her home in Beverly Hills.
The nation's largest independent TV station group just got larger. Fox Television Stations Inc. has completed its acquisition of WATL-TV, the UHF Fox Broadcasting affil in Atlanta, from Greenwich…
GoodTimes Home Video will name its new rental division Gotham Video, the company announced Tuesday.
Lee Roy Abernathy, a gospel musician who once ran for governor of Georgia, died Tuesday.