Backed by such pix as "Dracula" and "Aladdin," Carmike Cinemas Inc. announced net income of $ 1,969,000 (26 cents per share) for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, compared with net income of $…
Walt Disney Co. said it is that it will redeem on March 11 all $ 2 billion of its zero coupon convertible subordinated debentures due 2005 for $ 483.50 for each $ 1,000 in principal amount at…
Marvin Kaplan has been reelected to a fourth term as president of the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists, nabbing 55% of the vote, compared to 38.5% for Susan Boyd.
As part of a special Valentine's Day show and benefit for the City of Hope, the Laugh Factory will award prizes to the authors of the three most humorous love letters in a special performance at the…
Jack Palance, who won a best supporting actor Oscar last year for his performance in "City Slickers" and created a sensation with his on-stage push-ups, has been named to the cast of the 65th Academy…
Rep. John Dingell (D-Mich.) has ordered congressional staffers to review whether a public hearing is needed to investigate NBC's embarrassing admission that it staged the crash of a General Motors…
The Corp. for Public Broadcasting announced a management shakeup yesterday, with newcomers Carolynn Reid-Wallace joining the org as senior veep for education and Thomas Harvey taking the reins as…
Funeral services will be held today at San Fernando Cemetery for Ruth M. Brochu, whose sons Jim and Don are both involved in the entertainment industry.
Castle Rock Entertainment and Columbia Pictures decided last Friday to reschedule "Amos & Andrew" from Feb. 26 to March 5. The plan was made prior to Tuesday's screening for exhibitors.
The National Cable Television Assn. is urging the Federal Communications Commission to nix broadcast industry attempts to become "multichannel providers" during the transition to high-definition TV.