Peter Iacangelo Sr., father of actor Peter Iacangelo, died Jan. 21 of an acute intracerebral hemorrhage on Long Island, N.Y. He was 71.
1. The Little Mermaid ('78) 2. Last of the Mohicans ('77)
Today Daily Variety unveils a new video sell-through chart featuring data from VideoScan, the only point-of-sale video tracking system. Chart will run every Monday. See page 6.
Mercedes Ruehl, last year's supporting actress Oscar-winner for "The Fisher King," will be waking up early on Feb. 17 to announce the Oscar nominations at 5 :30 a.m. with Academy president Robert…
Jan Craven has been upped to director, client and group relations, MCA Television Group, with responsibilities including facilitating communications among all the group's divisions.
As expected, Billy Crystal will make his fourth consecutive appearance as host of the 65th Academy Awards March 29. Crystal, who most recently starred in and directed the comedy "Mr. Saturday Night,"…
The following is a recap of movies in pre-production for TriStar Pictures: "Guarding Tess" (starts Feb. 17): To be directed by Hugh Wilson, the pic stars Nicolas Cage and Shirley MacLaine.
John J. Agoglia has been promoted to president of NBC Prods., the network's in-house production arm, in addition to his existing title and duties as chief of NBC Enterprises.
Howie Mandel will be the master of ceremonies during the 45th annual Writers Guild of America awards, to be held March 22 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Like the Genie in Disney's $ 200-million-bound "Aladdin," animation is suddenly everywhere in all shapes and sizes in films, and on television.
The glow of Super Bowl XXVII didn't last long for NBC's "Homicide: Life on the Street," as the new Barry Levinson-produced drama series got killed in its regular-time-period debut by ABC's "Home…