HBO will roll out its first Comic Relief benefit comedy show in some 2-1/2 years on June 14 with Billy Crystal, Whoopi Goldberg and Robin Williams set to return as hosts for the eighth fundraiser.
Thirteen world premieres, a beefed-up slate of seminars and salutes to some defining film artists of the 1970s are among the highlights of the 13th annual Santa Barbara Film Festival, which will…
EXCLUSIVEJohn Leguizamo is attached to star in the title role of "Esquivel," a biopic of the famed Mexican bandleader Juan Garcia Esquivel for Fox Searchlight and Leguizamo's Gotham-based Lower East…
Marianne Clarkson, a TV staff writer and story editor, died Jan. 16 following a brief illness. She was 49.
Bernie Goldmann, senior vice president of production at Disney, is ankling the Mouse House to sign on as president of production at Village Roadshow Pictures.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences reminds members that the deadline to submit nominations for the 70th Academy Awards is 5 p.m. Friday. In order to be tallied, all nomination forms must…
New Line TV has inked Emmy-winning producer Ilene Kahn Power -- executive producer of "Gia," a biopic airing this weekend as an HBO original -- to an exclusive production deal for longform and…
In a move that reflects the growing importance Hollywood majors are placing on localized production efforts abroad, Paramount Intl. Television has created two positions at the VP level.
President Clinton's White House woes are now being broadcast to more than 50 million homes in 187 countries.
UPN has inked a primary affiliation agreement with WNGS Buffalo, N.Y. The agreement goes into effect April 13. The previously independent WNGS is in the nation’s 39th largest market. The station is…