Lanford Wilson, who won the Pulitzer in 1980 for “Talley's Folly” and was most recently repped on Broadway by “Redwood Curtain,” is on the boards again. His new work, “Book of Days,” had its world…
Kelly Rowan ("187," "Assassins") has inked to join Neve Campbell, Matthew Perry and Dylan McDermott in the Warner Bros. romantic comedy "Three to Tango."
Dimension Films, the 6-year-old Miramax genre division, has inked scribes Ron Shusett and Gary Goldman to write "Total Recall 2," its most expensive pic ever, possibly with Arnold Schwarzenegger to…
ABC will produce "R.L. Stine's Night Terror" with the Sanitsky Co. and Parachute Entertainment.
In the backwoods of rustic Zaca Lake, the seventh annual Hollywood Literary Retreat brought together the usual assortment of scribes, producers, studio executives, actors, lawyers, agents, managers…
Under Minnesota's landmark $6 billion settlement with tobacco makers, reached on Friday, the companies have agreed not to pay Hollywood producers and studios to place cigarettes or other…
Sondra Steele, a member of the popular 1940s song and piano duo of Jon and Sondra Steele, died of natural causes Jan. 24 at her home in Tarzana. She was 84.
Stanley (Mickey) Steinberg has retired from his position as chairman of Sony Retail Entertainment, a division of Sony Corp. of America. Beginning June 1, Steinberg will relocate from N.Y. to his home…
Singer-composer Eddie Rabbitt, the Brooklyn-born son of Irish immigrants who scored dozens of country and pop music hits in the 1970s and '80s and later voiced disdain for the racy side of rock, has…
One of the TV industry's biggest buyers of literary properties, Jaffe/Braunstein Films, has struck again with the purchase of the film and TV rights to Dorothy Allison's "Cavedweller."