KCBS-TV narrowly surpassed KCAL-TV for the most honors in the Radio & Television News Assn. of Southern California's 1993 Golden Mike Awards competition.
Christopher Frank, 50, a British-born director/screenwriter who carved a career in France with a series of psychological dramas often centered on women, died Nov. 21 in Paris of a heart attack. The…
For the sixth consecutive year, Jeff Margolis has been tapped to direct the telecast of the Oscars, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences said Monday.
Jackie Mason specializes in politically incorrect humor. And now, he can proclaim it on Broadway.
William E. Kupahu, an estimator in the feature estimating department at Universal Pictures, died Dec. 12 of a heart attack in North Hollywood. He was 54. Kupahu began his career in the accounting…
Hugh Wedlock Jr., screen, radio and television comedy writer, died Dec. 13 of a heart attack. He was 85. Wedlock wrote for such stars as Jack Benny, Jack Oakie, Edgar Bergen and Eddie Cantor. He also…
A Cook Islands corporation headquartered in Brisbane, Australia, has sued a Southern California lawyer for mishandling its claim for $ 40 million in premiums allegedly owed by Giancarlo Parretti…
Jazz drummer Bruno Carr, who recorded with Aretha Franklin and Ray Charles, died Oct. 25 of lung cancer. He was 65. Carr grew up in New York City and was a professional drummer by age 16. He worked…
John Conway, veteran legit actor, died of a heart attack Dec. 9 in Naples, Fla. He was 84. He appeared on Broadway in “The World Is Full of Girls,” directed by Ted Harris; “But Not Goodbye,” starring…
ABC News prez Roone Arledge will be inducted into the Broadcasting Hall of Fame March 21 at the National Assn. of Broadcasters annual convention.