Laurel Cronin, 53, an actress, singer and dancer, died Oct. 26 in Chicago from cancer. Cronin moved to Los Angeles two years ago after a 30-year career in Chicago theater.
Indian film director Mira Nair, now based in Uganda, is to film an adaptation of one of South African author Athol Fugard's early works, "Tsotsi," in South Africa next year.
Motion Picture trade journalist Richard Gertner died of heart failure Sept. 14 at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital in Manhattan. He was 66.
New Line Cinema has appointed Scott Hyneryager assistant division manager for the company's distribution central division. He will be based in New Line's Chicago office. Before joining New Line, he…
Twentieth TV is digitally remastering all 255 episodes of "MASH" as part of a six-month-long project estimated to cost $ 1.25 million. The process, expected to be completed by the end of the year…
Ron Bair, a former mayor and longtime local television personality, died Nov. 6 of cancer in San Diego.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has named Patricia Mayer general counsel of its entertainment business group and promoted Amy Rosen to VP of MGM licensing and merchandising.
New Line Prods. has named Helena Echegoyen director of development and promoted Janis Chaskin to executive story editor.
Orion Pictures filed 10-Qs for its 1993 first and second fiscal quarters, ending May 31 and Aug 31, 1992, respectively, with the Securities & Exchange Commission on Friday. The first-quarter summary…
An aide to California Gov. Pete Wilson has leveled sharp criticism at a Chicago court's decision tossing out new Federal Communications Commission financial interest and syndication rules.