In a 1941 performance, only a few dozen miles away from his home, Bob Hope unknowingly took a step that would turn into a marathon of international travel and entertainment. Seduced by the idea of…
Bill Coveny will join Fox Broadcasting Co. as VP of current programming, ankling his post as director of current programs at CBS.
The William Morris Agency has hired Cynthia Parsons to head its East Coast public relations office, overseeing all media relations, advertising and promotion for the firm's New York office.
The share price of Marvel Entertainment Group Inc. rebounded yesterday from several days of sharp losses, after the company reaffirmed that it will hit Wall Street's earnings estimates.
"They gave me the USO (United Services Organization) award the year I didn't leave the country. They gave me an Oscar for being a humanitarian. And the B'nai B'rith gave me an award for being a…
Patti LuPone will bring her "In Concert" show to the Westwood Playhouse for 10 performances Jan. 8-17. LuPone, who will present an evening of Broadway favorites and new material, will be backed by a…
The Film Information Council voted Warner Bros.' "Malcolm X" its third monthly FIC Excellence in Film Marketing Award.
CBS has extended its order of the Stephen J. Cannell Prods. drama "The Hat Squad" and will move the show to Saturday at 10 p.m., effective Jan. 2. The show will round out a lineup that includes "Dr…
It's back to the future for San Diego Civic Light Opera, producer of the Starlight musicals.
CBS sportscaster Greg Gumbel has been named to the plum role of CBS' prime time host for the 1994 Winter Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway.
From the first time he aimed a few tentative jokes at President Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Roosevelt laughed, Bob Hope has been part of the Washington in-crowd. He may have played Mr. Average in the…