William L. Barry has been named vice president, business development, for Latin America at Turner Broadcasting System Intl.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has named Pete Clark, a longtime special effects expert, winner of the John A. Bonner Medal of Commendation.
EXCLUSIVEKenneth Branagh is in final negotiations to star in "Alien Love Triangle," the next film from the "Trainspotting" team of director Danny Boyle, writer John Hodge and producer Andrew…
Clyde Wallichs, longtime president of landmark Hollywood music store Wallichs Music City at Sunset and Vine, died of heart failure Dec. 31 in Downey. He was 80.
Sande Zeig's Artistic License Films will distribute a retrospective of Merchant Ivory Films that will bow in mid-February at Gotham's Paris Theater and will tour the U.S.
Fox Kids announced a revamped mid-season sked -- including six new series -- on the eve of its presentation to advertisers of its fall schedule Tuesday in which the network is expected to announce 10…
Jerry Seinfeld may have ditched the sitcom world, but his show is still pulling in kudos. Three episodes were nominated for best episodic comedy in the Writers Guild of America TV awards nominations…
Michele Ruiz, a charter member of the "KTLA Morning News" team since the show's sign-on 6-1/2 years ago, announced her resignation Friday rather than enter negotiations to renew her contract at KTLA.
Spain's new sleeping giant has suddenly begun to stir. In a dramatic, unexpected raid in July 1997, Spanish telco Telefonica bought up a controlling 25% in Spain's top-rating private TV channel…
Abe Haberman, a longtime film and TV makeup artist, died Dec. 30 of heart failure at his home in North Hollywood. He was 88.