Heavy metal superstars Metallica swept the Bay Area Music Awards for a second year in a row, taking a break from a 300-concert world tour to party with hometown fans.
Helen Hayes, 92, whose onstage versatility and offstage generosity earned her the title "First Lady of the American Theater," died of congestive heart failure March 17 in the New York suburb of Nyack.
Liza Minnelli has joined the cast of the 65th annual Academy Awards show, her ninth appearance. The March 29 Oscarcast, directed by Jeff Margolis, will be held at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion and…
Valerie Golino, James Earl Jones, Kevin Pollak and Michael Gambon have joined Dana Carvey in MGM's "Clean Slate."
Cathy and Bill Krickl, a boy, William Charles Jr., Jan. 29, Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena. Mother's a publicity manager for Stephen J. Cannell Prods.
Attorney Samuel Dunford died Feb. 15 of undisclosed causes in Palm Springs.
BET Holdings, parent company of Black Entertainment Television, posted a 14% increase in net income on a 20% increase in revenue in its second fiscal quarter ended Jan. 31, 1993.
Peter Chrisanthopoulos is ankling his position at the Network Television Assn., the trade org designed to promote network TV, to assume the newly created post of executive VP, research, marketing and…
Alan Rickman is expected to play Sir Francis Drake in HG Prods.' upcoming historical action-adventure movie "El Dragon," about the Caribbean experiences of England's 16th-century explorer.
Blumenthal & Lynne, the New York law firm that represents New Line Cinema, Miramax and other independent motion picture producers, announced yesterday that its principals have formed a partnership…
Dion Entertainment Corp. has appointed E. Marshall Pollock president. Pollock has been active in the public and private gaming industry at the national and international levels for more than 20 years.