Struggling exhib Silver Cinemas, whose main asset is arthouse chain Landmark Theatres, has closed 17 of its 49 non-Landmark locations and laid off 160 workers.
The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra's 11th annual Silent Film Gala will be held June 10 at UCLA's Royce Hall. The date was incorrect in Monday's paper. * * * Helmer John Swanbeck was misidentified in a…
Nonprofit org Nosotros will present their annual Golden Eagle Awards on July 28 at the BevHilton Hotel. Nosotros founder Ricardo Montalban will emcee.
Bruce Gyngell, who was the first face seen on Oz TV in 1956, went on to become a senior exec at Kerry Packer's Nine Network and then headed Britain's TV-AM, was honored at Sunday's 42nd annual Logie…
Antonio "LA" Reid has been named prexy-CEO of Arista Records, effective July 1. Appointment ends months of speculation centered on the exit of Arista founder Clive Davis, whose contract expires at…
In less than two days, Time Warner caused itself more harm on Capitol Hill than any of its opponents inflicted during months of lobbying.
Nickelodeon is going after "tweens" by expanding its lineup to 10 p.m. on Fridays beginning Sept. 15.
DreamWorks has acquired domestic distribution rights to "The Contender," an independently produced political drama starring Joan Allen, Jeff Bridges and Gary Oldman.
Steve Martin is returning to television, inking a three-year deal to develop and produce programming for indie studio Carsey-Werner.
Two prominent senators introduced a bill Tuesday that would ban "video games, video programs, movies and music" (but not television) unless the industries agreed to implement a one-size-fits-all…
Despite interest in Elian Gonzalez, cable news nets faltered in April. Nielsen numbers show that compared with last April, total-day ratings for CNN dropped 43%, while MSNBC was down 40% and Fox News…