Shirley Knight, a 1997 Tony nominee for "The Young Man From Atlanta," won two Emmys last year. The first came the Saturday night before the telecast for her guest appearance on "NYPD Blue."
Suzanne Malveaux has been named NBC News network correspondent. She will be based in D.C. and will begin her assignment in mid-June.
Network sellers seemed pleased with their take in the annual upfront ad derby, with total sales in primetime estimated at about $6.2 billion, about 8.8% ahead of last year's $5.7 billion.
Miramax Films has renewed its distribution agreement with Alliance Releasing, a subsid of Canada's Alliance Communications Corp. Under the pact, announced Wednesday, Alliance will release 80 Miramax…
The 16-month-old management team at MCA Records has made another mark on the growing label by restructuring several key departments. The move, which had been planned for several months, will…
Jack Klugman, nominated four times for "Quincy, M.E." and the winner of two Emmys for "The Odd Couple," is proudest of his first statuette for "The Black List," an episode of "The Defenders."
Robert Pisano is vice chairman of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. His title was incorrect in Wednesday’s story.
Ridley Scott and Arnold Schwarzenegger? Scott is in talks to direct "I Am Legend" for Warner Bros., with Schwarzenegger on board to star for a September start, sources said. No deals are set.
Playing private eye Jim Rockford won actor James Garner one Emmy plus a fistful of nominations. But, more importantly, "The Rockford Files," which ran on NBC from 1974 to 1980, forever changed the…
Warner Bros. Sports Licensing and Reebok Intl. have reached a licensing agreement that will have L.A. Lakers center Shaquille O'Neal serving as spokesman for a new WB-branded line of athletic shoes…
V2 Records, the return of Richard Branson to the music business, has tapped industry vet Mike Griffiths as chief financial officer. The former Sony Music Entertainment finance director and…