Showtime's "Private Screening With ..." will feature interviews with director Ron Howard this month and in June. Seg will appear at various times in conjunction with his films "Backdraft" and "Far…
Joaquin Garcia Vargas, the pioneer comic actor who appeared as "Borolas" in a series of classic Mexican movies over fourdecades, died May 13 of a heart attack. He was 71.
The FCC has turned thumbs down on Time Warner Cable's bid to shift pubcasting outlet WNYC-TV, New York, from channel 3 to channel 31 in Manhattan.
Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Friday the promotion Jean Bonini to VP of labor relations from director of labor relations. Bonini will expand her labor relations responsibilities to include…
Manuel Alum, a choreographer who blended elements of Asian theater and American modern dance, died of cancer May 10.
Universal Pictures is moving the release date for John Woo's "Hard Target," starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, from the fall to Aug. 20. The company cited successful early test screenings and a desire…
A memo sent by Hollywood producer Harry Thomason asking the Clinton administration to consider allowing his travel firm to bid for the White House press corps charter business is raising eyebrows in…
PRODUCTION CHART KEY Abbreviation: SUPR EXP-Supervising executive producer(s); EXP-Executive producer(s); COEXP-Co-executive producer(s); SUPR PROD-Supervising producer(s); PROD-Producer(s)…
Continental Cablevision Inc. said revenues increased 7% to $ 287.5 million in the first quarter, ended March 31, compared with the same period in 1992.
Richard Murphy, a writer-director and two-time Academy Award nominee, died May 19 from complications of a stroke he suffered several years ago. He was 81.
Outlaw Prods., the indie behind "Indian Summer" and "sex, lies, and videotape ," has signed a three-year partnership deal with Warner Bros. and Fuji Television Network, the Japanese TV giant, to make…