Queen Latifah ("Chicago"), Dennis Quaid ("Far From Heaven"), Shane Meier ("The Matthew Shepard Story") and Meryl Streep ("The Hours") are the winners of Outfest's third annual Screen Idol Awards.
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On-air promos for local newscasts may be driving viewers straight to the competition, according to a Promax & BDA-commissioned study on the effectiveness of local news promotion.
Opponents of the pending SAG-AFTRA merger said Wednesday that they will ask the National Labor Relations Board to oversee the upcoming referendum.
Praisery Harrison & Shriftman has acquired L.A.-based lifestyle marketing, consulting and event production firm Beyond PR.
"Beverly Hills, 90210" and "Sex and the City" creator Darren Star will be honored with the Distinguished Achievement in Screenwriting Award at UCLA's weeklong School of Theater, Film & Television…
Viacom Prods. has tapped Ron Von Schimmelmann senior VP of production.
DreamWorks on Friday named giant toymaker Hasbro as worldwide master toy and board game licensee for upcoming animated pics "Shrek 2" and "Sharkslayer."
Univision Communications execs were again on Capitol Hill Wednesday, trying to assuage politicos' concerns over its pending acquisition of Hispanic Broadcasting Corp.
The gloves came off Wednesday as numerous senators called FCC commissioners on the carpet for their decision to dramatically loosen media ownership regs.
A man is robbed of his dignity and driven to a desperate act in "Crimson Gold." Portrait of a pizza-delivery man, whose personal circuit-breaker wears out before aud's eyes, is full of telling…