Rep. Phil Crane (R-Ill.) has offered legislation that would curtail federal funding for the Corp. for Public Broadcasting.
Gerald Lincoln Dolin, a composer, arranger, conductor and pianist, died Dec. 31 of respiratory complications. He was 79.
Drew Barrymore, Diahann Carroll, Sir Anthony Hopkins, John Lithgow and Gregory Peck have been slated as presenters of the 50th annual Golden Globe Awards, the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. announced…
Bill Lee has rejoined MGM Intl. TV Distribution as VP of worldwide pay TV. He returns after a two-year stint as the London-based director of sales and new business development for UIP Pay TV, a…
Monte Adcock has joined New Line Distribution as assistant western division manager.
Sir John Winnifrith, brother of actress Anna Lee, died Jan. 1 after a long illness at Appledore, Kent, England.
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences will suspend all scheduled activities in Colorado in response to the state amendment that repeals equal rights laws based on sexual orientation.
Nick Winslow has been named exec VP at Warner Bros. Recreation Enterprises, overseeing daily operations in that area and expansion of its theme park activities outside the U.S.
Macdonald Carey inks with Century Artist Ltd. for representation.
Louis Mattioli, a publicist for the Arts & Entertainment Network, died Dec. 1 in New York City following a sudden illness.
Home Box Office has secured the rights to "An American Reunion: The People's Inaugural," the first of the inaugural-week events, and will air the event as a one-time-only special Sunday at 8 p.m.