Sam Rodos, father of publicist Judi Schwam and former father-in-law of Gene Schwam (of Hanson & Schwam), died Sunday of heart failure at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He was 83.
Writer/producer George Stevens Jr. yesterday announced the production team for the American Film Institute Life Achievement Award salute to Elizabeth Taylor, scheduled for March 11 at the Beverly…
The Australian Broadcasting Corp. has joined the state and federal film bodies to sponsor a series of seven-minute documentaries from new Aussie filmmakers.
Kevin M.A. Casselman, actor/writer/agent, died Feb. 5 of undisclosed causes at his home in Los Angeles. He was 67.
While industry exex at the "Future of Pay Per View" conference spent considerable chatter on futuristic business and technologies, the bottom-line concern is still money -- and adjusting pricing is…
The MGM Grand Hotel and Theme Park -- a$ 1 billion investment toward this city's goal as a family destination resort -- moved a step closer to reality yesterday with a "topping off" ceremony.
TriStar Pictures confirmed the start of production on the Nicolas Cage/Shirley MacLaine starrer "Guarding Tess," which will be directed by Hugh Wilson and produced by Ned Tanen, Nancy Graham Tanen…
Bella Shaw is out as co-host of CNN's "Showbiz Today," replaced by Jim Moret.
PROVO, Utah (AP) -- Ted Haworth, art director who won an Oscar for 1957's "Sayonara," died Feb. 18 as a result of a blood clot in his brain. He was 75.
Grant/Tribune Prods., the 5-year-old partnership between former CBS Entertainment president B. Donald (Bud) Grant and Tribune Broadcasting Co., officially ends this weekend, with the exec now doing…