"Think globally, act locally to reach the world" are the watchwords of the Santa Monica based-Environmental Media Assn. (EMA). The nonprofit org encourages the entertainment industry to incorporate…
Though it's often been played for fodder, it's no joke that many higher-ups in the entertainment industry are Jewish. And L.A.'s Skirball Cultural Center is strongly supported by Jews who want to…
In a blow to several major station groups and possibly the UPN and the WB netlets, FCC staffers have recommended that the agency put an end to local marketing agreements (LMAs) allowing one station…
On a TV stage in North Hollywood, three neurotic guys and a single woman are sitting around in a living room, just talking about ... nothing. Hey, wait a second. Didn't "Seinfeld" air its final…
Mike Ovitz's theater concern Livent Inc. delayed by two weeks the release of restated financial results until the end of November, citing Friday the need for "additional time to complete the process."
In an attempt to dampen speculation that Trimark Holdings is up for sale, Trimark chairman Mark Amin has discontinued his company's relationship with investment banking firm Societe Generale Bannon.
Since my earliest recollections, my world has always encompassed Hollywood. We looked forward to Sundays because it was all of us together, off to eat as a family and to spend the afternoon in…
In a deal that offers insight into the future plans of both companies, NBC has tapped Carsey-Werner to handle the off-network sales of its spooky Saturday night drama "Profiler."
If ever Los Angeles had a cottage industry where the "cottage" keeps expanding, it's film restoration. "We've grown quite a bit," says Joe Olivier of Cinetech, the laboratory that restored current…
Since Los Angeles is such a horizontal city, sometimes it's important to shake up that vision and go vertical -- up to a vibrant hot spot above the sprawl. The distance improves the outlook. And in…