Hugh Preston Pierce, 52, actor/screenwriter/record producer died Dec. 12, in his sleep of a heart attack at his home in Sherman Oaks.
Buena Vista's "Swing Kids" and Warner Bros.' "Sommersby" received PG-13 ratings in the 1,249th bulletin from the Motion Picture Assn. of America Inc.'s Classification and Rating Administration.
The following incorporations have been recently filed: TAE Prods. Inc., L.A., 1 million capital stock-1 class. Incorporator: Jay S. Kenoff. Agent: Jay S. Kenoff, 1999 Avenue of the Stars, L.A.
Andra Shapiro has been promoted to biz affairs vice president and deputy general counsel for MTV Networks.
It may look and sound like CNN, but the news show hitting the airwaves Friday in the Windy City and its suburbs is ChicagoLand Television News, the first foray into 24-hour coverage of local news on…
Image Entertainment has obtained exclusive domestic distribution rights to the Voyager Company's Criterion Collection of films on high-end laserdiscs. Image also picked up non-exclusive worldwide…
Steve and Susan Mulderrig, a girl, Molly Ann, Oct. 28, Stamford, Conn.
Laura Acevedo and Dusty Rhoads, Nov. 21, Puerto Rico. Bride is art director at ad agency Saatchi & Saatchi; groom's an actor.
Ad placement agency Foote, Cone & Belding has nabbed a major new account: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Entertainer Lou Rawls helped raise more than $ 11 million for the United Negro College Fund during his 13th annual Christmas weekend telethon.
Long a leading man at CBS News, Walter Cronkite may soon take a supporting role on a CBS sitcom about a TV newsroom.