Pete Comandini, an expert in film restoration and preservation who worked on such movies as "Fantasia" and "Gone With the Wind," died of heart failure on Dec. 16 at Providence St. Joseph's…
Virgin Group chairman Richard Branson has been tapped the keynote speaker for the National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers' 40th annual confab, set for March 14-17 in San Francisco.
Terry Lynn Roughtean, the sales consultant and cost estimator for Pacific Title and Art Studio for 23 years, died Dec. 18 of natural causes at Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Burbank. She was…
Oscar winner Arnold Schwartzman has been tapped to design the commemorative poster and produce the theatrical trailer for the 70th Oscars. Schwartzman, an internationally known graphic designer and…
Billie Dove, a stunning Ziegfeld showgirl who became a leading lady of the silent era, died Dec. 31 of pneumonia at the Motion Picture and Television Hospital in Woodland Hills. She was 96.
The dominance of CNN's "Moneyline with Lou Dobbs" over CNBC's "Business Center" has been clear in the 11 weeks since the latter's Oct. 14 launch, according to Nielsen numbers released last week.
Two highly anticipated attractions opening here this week may speed the pace of gaming and entertainment convergence. Casino operators are betting Star Trek: The Experience, which opened to an…
Under Sony Pictures Entertainment president and chief operating officer John Calley, Sony's 1997 annum, to paraphrase its latest release, was as good as it ever gets in Hollywood.
More than 1,000 performances by film and TV actors are eligible for 1997 Screen Actors Guild awards, the union announced.
Walt Disney Co. chairman Michael Eisner promised shareholders Monday that the slump in ABC's primetime ratings was only temporary, while at the same time downplaying the broader significance of the…
"KTLA Morning News" entertainment reporter Sam Rubin and talkshow vet Stephanie Edwards will on Friday will launch the local midmorning chatfest "The Live Show," skedded to run weekdays at 11 a.m. on…