The awards continue to mount up for actor/director Clint Eastwood. He will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award in Entertainment at the fourth annual Governors Awards for the Arts, Gov. Pete Wilson…
From the politics-makes-strange-bedfellows department comes the tale of Haley Barbour, a D.C. lobbyist and Mississippi Republican now in the running for chairman of the GOP National Committee.
Columbia Pictures' "A River Runs Through It" was chosen Friday as the winner of the fifth annual Scripter Award, which is awarded to the movie judged the best realization of a book as film.
Gerald E. Jacobson, actor and arts administrator, died Dec. 26 in San Diego of complications due to AIDS. He was 46.
Phyllis Hill Ferrer Overton, legit and TV actress and former ballerina, died Jan. 1 in Los Angeles of lung cancer. She was 72.
In a restructuring of its sales staff, Tribune Entertainment Co. has named Larry Hutchings and Stephen Mulderrig as regional veepees for the company's Western and Eastern wings.
Members of the Kingsmen have sued Rhino Records in a dispute over release of a video that allegedly used without permission footage of the band singing "Louie Louie."
Outgoing FCC chairman Al Sikes said yesterday the U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chi should extend its April 6 deadline for revising rules on TV network investment in syndicated programming so…
Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl. has a pair of international hits on its hands, with "A Few Good Men" and "Bram Stoker's Dracula" performing strongly in such markets as Argentina, Australia…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has formed a committee to create and market television programs around existing and future Academy assets, with producers David Gerber and Edgar J. Scherick…
Discovery Communications Inc. has bought out stakes held by a division of Tele-Communications Inc. in the Discovery Channel Europe and the Learning Channel Europe for an undisclosed amount, the…