Alexander Schneider, a renowned violinist and conductor, died last Tuesday. He was 84 and had suffered from heart disease.
Artist-sculptor Barbara Ann Housekepper -- mother of Lee Housekepper, who was a booking agent for the Doors and Jefferson Airplane -- died Jan. 19 at her home in Half Moon Bay.
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In a nod to future expansion plans, Walt Disney Co. promoted two executives to new positions. James Rasulo has been appointed senior VP for corporate alliances, a new slot that covers business…
The South Australian Film Corp. has signed a three-year first-look development deal with U.K. distrib RPTA/Primetime.
Lou Gattozzi, operations director at WJW-TV, Cleveland, will serve as chairman and chief executive officer of NATPE Intl. for the 1993-94 term.
Steve Martin, Natalie Cole and Placido Domingo will be among celebrity presenters this year in the fourth annual Governor's Awards for the Arts, to be held Feb. 26 at the Regent Beverly Wilshire…
Broadcasters yesterday urged the Federal Communications Commission to nix a cable industry request for modification of the so-called "network non-duplication rules."
Stephen Solomon, a 21-year veteran of ABC, is exiting his role as senior VP, sports planning and administration, to take a newly created position with the National Hockey League. The new position is…
Mercedes Ruehl, last year's supporting actress Oscar-winner for "The Fisher King," will be waking up early on Feb. 17 to announce the Oscar nominations at 5 :30 a.m. with Academy president Robert…