A movie cameraman was pulled from a volcano crater yesterday, two days after his helicopter crashed and trapped him in sweltering volcanic fumes, authorities said.
The fourth annual Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival has been set for Jan. 7-17 with four world premieres, seven North American and six U.S. premieres already confirmed.
Record and music publishing lobbyists are gearing up to repeal a new California law they say could cost the industry millions of dollars and severely limit job opportunities.
A TV production trade group has joined the chorus of demands for a judge to be removed from the fin-syn case in Chicago.
NBC will expand the Academy of Country Music Awards special from two to three hours, the same length as the American Music Awards and the Grammys. The awards, exec produced by Dick Clark, will air…
David Cronenberg's "Naked Lunch" made a clean sweep of the Nov. 22 Genie Awards--the Canadian equivalent of the Oscars--taking eight prizes, including best picture for producers Jeremy Thomas and…
Janet Crosby, who for many years has been associated with director-producer Irwin Winkler, has formed her own production entity, the Crosby Co.
Joe Roth has his first go-movie at Disney, just days after once again setting up shop as an indie producer. Roth, who resigned as chairman of 20th Century Fox three weeks ago, moved swiftly to pick…
Records are made to be smashed. And the debut of 20th Century Fox's "Home Alone 2" is likely to shatter the week-old platter established by "Dracula" as the biggest non-summer opening ever. The…
A suburban D.C. jury has convicted Phill Lewis, star of the short-lived sitcom "Teech," of vehicular manslaughter in connection with the death of a woman last December.
MG/Perin is out pitching a new half-hour firstrun syndie strip for fall 1993 called "The Clever Cleaver Brothers," a comical cooking and fitness show aimed for daytime slots.