Richard Branda, actor and writer, died Jan. 7 in Los Angeles after a five-year battle with colon cancer. He was 57.
Robert Metzler will be business manager for the 65th Academy Awards, the 39th time he has served in that position.
Malcolm-Jamal Warner has teamed with actor Claude Brooks ("Amen") and producer Robert Johnson to form Tres' Deep Prods., with a Saturday-morning pilot already in the works for ABC.
Norman West, an art and props department employee, died due to complications of AIDS on Jan. 17 in Seattle.
Jerry Moon is in his 22nd year as traffic and security chief for the annual Academy Awards presentation. Moon began his Oscar show association with the 43rd awards in 1971, while still chief of…
The National Endowment for the Arts has handed out its first round of grants for 1993, giving nearly 1,100 awards totaling $ 25.5 million.
Jack Lemmon will receive the NATO/ShoWest Lifetime Achievement Award during the New Line Cinema dinner March 9 at Bally's Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.
Three Gillett Broadcasting-owned stations and several others have joined the Television Bureau of Advertising for the new year, according to the trade organization.
Funeral services for Charles B. (Hoppy) Hopkins, who died Jan. 18, will be held today at 11 a.m. at Forest Lawn, Hollywood Hills.
Memorial services for Louis Mattioli will be held Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the Theatre at St. Peter's Church, 619 Lexington Ave. at 54th Street, NYC. In lieu of flowers, family suggests donations in…