Richard C. Glouner, a third-generation cinematographer who worked in the industry for over 40 years, died Feb. 9 of Lou Gehrig's Disease at a hospital in Newport Beach. He was 66.
Former Dove Entertainment principals Michael Viner and Deborah Raffin have formed New Millennium Entertainment, a multimedia company spanning film and TV production and publishing, based in Beverly…
Irene Kampen, whose humorous tale of her struggles as a divorced mother became the basis of TV's "The Lucy Show," died Feb. 1 of breast cancer at her home in Oceanside. She was 75.
Miramax Films has signed a three-picture deal with Brian Hecker, who last year was named director of the year by the American Film Institute.
Purchases of homevideos in 1997 were off by 10% over the 1996 tallies, while rentals dropped 3% during the year, according to a year-end summary released Monday by vid industry research and…
Retired TV writer Sam Perrin, who served as Jack Benny’s writer for more than 40 years, died Jan. 8 at the Motion Picture & Television Hospital in Woodland Hills following an extended illness. He was…
Norman Reedus has landed the lead opposite Stephen Dorff in "Boondock Saints," the Troy Duffy-written and -directed drama about two brothers who go on a murder spree against Russian mobsters. Patrick…
Grandpa Jones, whose banjo playing, brightly colored suspenders and mischievous grin made him a country music favorite and a "Hee Haw" regular for more than two decades, died Feb. 19 in Nashville of…
Hallmark Entertainment has signed its first deal with A&E to produce a four-hour biographical miniseries on the life of P.T. Barnum and a two-hour adaptation of Edgar Allen Poe's "Murders in the Rue…
EXCLUSIVEForget kryptonite, gamma ray-ed mutants and other sinister elements, the key to stopping superheroes is a big budget.
Barry Diller's City Vision TV venture in Miami promises to be "Politically Incorrect" in primetime when the station bows its new format this spring.