The New York chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is skedded to host an opening party for ShowBiz Expo East Jan. 7 at 5:30 p.m. at the New York Hilton.
Saxophonist Curtis Peagler, who played with jazz greats Ray Charles and Count Basie, died in Los Angeles Dec. 19 following heart surgery.
Matthews Studio Equipment Group posted a 44% decline in net income for the fiscal year, ended Sept. 30. The Hollywood equipment leasing company reported a net profit of $ 934,000 ( 11 cents a share)…
Long a leading man at CBS News, Walter Cronkite may soon take a supporting role on a CBS sitcom about a TV newsroom.
Michael B. Seligman has been named associate producer of the 65th annual Academy Awards presentation. This marks Seligman's 15th consecutive year in that position.
Fox Intl. is prepping a new satellite service for Latin America that's due to kick off next April, per Rafael Pastor, Fox's Latin honcho for the operation.
Steve and Susan Mulderrig, a girl, Molly Ann, Oct. 28, Stamford, Conn.
Italy's largest indie distrib, Artisti Associati Intl., has found itself in a bit of trouble because it did not pay at least some of its bills. One client, Morgan Creek Intl., recently won an…