FROM ENTERTAINER TO REVOLUTIONARY: Castle Rock has cut a deal with Emmy-winning actress Lynn Whitfield ("The Josephine Baker Story") to star in and produce a movie about '60s radical Angela Davis.
Geraldine Laybourne, the driving force behind the success of Nickelodeon, has been elevated to vice chairman of MTV Networks, where she will work with company chairman Tom Freston on overall company…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences is investigating the eligibility of a nominee in the foreign-language film category: Uruguay's "A Place in the World."
The long-rumored teaming of IBM Corp. with Jim Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment Inc. in a new special effects production facility appears to be a done deal. Announcement of the new facility is…
KCOP-TV yesterday confirmed expectations that longtime station manager Rick Feldman will succeed Bill Frank, the dean of Los Angeles TV station general managers, on March 1.
An angry demonstration by RTVE workers last week sparked a general alarm that the pubcaster, reportedly carrying an accumulated debt of some $ 1 billion, may cut its personnel in half by 1996.
The box office "Groundhog" truly saw its shadow this past weekend, presaging six more weeks of winter weather. That's good news for the burrowing rodent, but national figures were shrinking as fierce…
Mark your calendars: The Primetime Emmy Awards will be presented Sept. 19 on ABC, returning to an eve-of-the-new-season airdate instead of the late-August window the ceremony occupied the past two…
Oscar winner Sophia Loren has been added to the list of presenters for the 65 th annual Academy Awards show. This marks the sixth appearance on the show for Loren, who received the leading actress…
A"grand alliance" among those left standing in the race to become the standard for U.S. high definition TV transmission is being urged by the head of the Federal Communications Commission's HDTV…
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