Two American shows, "Angels in America" and "Kiss of the Spider Woman," were named the year's best play and best musical, respectively, in the 37th Evening Standard Drama Awards on Tuesday. "Angels…
A warrant was issued Monday for the arrest of Andre Young, aka Dr. Dre of Priority recording artists N.W.A, following Young's failure to appear in a Van Nuys court.
Gianni Amelio's bittersweet neo-realist film "Il Ladro di Bambini" (The Stolen Children) has been tapped for the film industry's two most prestigious awards: Pic will represent Italy in the best…
VH-1 and Chicago pubcaster WTTW have teamed to create "Center Stage," a live-to-tape performance series that will air on both and include appearances by such acts as Keith Richards, Michael Bolton…
Elizabeth Taylor, who nearly died two years ago of respiratory problems, was ordered by doctors yesterday to stay home because she is ill and on the verge of pneumonia.
FOR THOSE CRITICS WHO LAMENTED the abandonment of older viewers at the start of the 1992-93 television season, guess what? The older viewers are being recognized after all. Despite all the talk…
The first Geraldo Rivera spec following the demise of last season's strip "Now It Can Be Told" will premiere in January.
Former Prince manager Steve Fargnoli has filed a $ 5 million suit against the entertainment law firm of Ziffren, Brittenham & Branca for allegedly advising the singer that he overpaid his managers…
Longtime KNBC-TV political editor Linda Douglass will leave the station when her contract expires Nov. 23 to relocate to Washington, D.C., where her husband is moving his law practice.
Nominees and prize winners for the fifth annual European Film Prize, the Felix, were announced yesterday by the European Film Academy, which sponsors the awards. The prize ceremony will be held Dec…
At least two new firstrun shows aimed at teens and young adults will be vying for early fringe slots next fall. Ricki Lake has entered the fray,with Columbia Pictures Television Distribution…