Alice Cahn has been named director of children's programming at PBS. Cahn, director of the Los Angeles-based Education First!, assumes the post Feb. 16. She is a veteran children's TV programmer…
A group including New York money manager Mario Gabelli raised its stake in Intl.
NOTE: This table may be divided and additional information on a particular entry may appear on more than one screen DAILY VARIETY FILM BOXOFFICE REPORT FOR THE WEEKEND OF FEB…
Seven more industryites have been named to serve on a new advisory board for the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television (Daily Variety, Jan. 20).
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has awarded six $ 1,000 awards to college students to be presented through its annual College Television Awards, to be handed out March 14.
Anna and Charlie Solomou, a girl, Anastasia, Jan. 24, New York Hospital.
Fox Broadcasting Co. senior VP of affiliates Preston Padden and Fox TV Stations VP of corporate and legal affairs Molly Pauker have taken on additional responsibilities at News Corp., the parent…
Marvel Entertainment Group Inc. posted a 92.6% increase in net income for the fourth quarter, fueled by its acquisition of Fleer Corp.
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.