This year's Tony Awards will include, for the first time, separate prizes for best revival of a musical and a play. The decision was approved Thursday by the Tony administration committee.
Britain's Prince Andrew gave a royal kickoff Thursday to UK/LA 1994, a two-month arts festival throughout the Los Angeles area that will include productions by the Royal National Theater and the…
NBC will try to counter ABC and CBS' miniseries assault with a mix of made-fors and theatricals during the May sweeps, including broadcast premieres of "Cape Fear,""Thelma & Louise" and "Final…
KCBS-TV has hired TV news vet Bob Navarro as editorials and station affairs director. Navarro is among a spate of recent Hispanic hires the station has made.
Displaying a new enthusiasm for British films, United Intl. Pictures has picked up Ken Loach's latest opus, "Ladybird, Ladybird," for distribution in the U.K. This will be the first Loach movie to be…
A rare Southern California appearance by tenor sax great Sonny Rollins, encores of the popular blues and Brazilian nights, and a high-powered guitar evening highlight 1994's Jazz at the Bowl series…
In spite of a couple of years of harsh budget cuts, federal funder Telefilm Canada will inject the same amount of cash into its three main funds over the next year, and its overall budget will remain…
Some 25 million people overseas have seen "Schindler's List," elevating its foreign gross to $ 100 million, distrib United Intl. Pictures reported Wednesday.
Academy Award winner E.G. Marshall, Mandy Patinkin, Adam Arkin and Hector Elizondo are among the headliners in David E. Kelley's new CBS pilot, the tentatively titled "Chicago Hope," sources at…
Just a day after it airs on NBC, the miniseries "WWII: When Lions Roared" will be available on homevideo for both sell-through and rental markets.
A partnership controlled by Hollywood producer Jeffrey Lurie has purchased the Philadelphia Eagles football team for a reported $ 185 million. Norman Braman, who bought the team for $ 65 million in…