Helen Hunt, whose performance in "As Good As It Gets" won her a Golden Globe as well as an Oscar nomination for best actress, has been named 1998 ShoWest Actress of the Year. She will receive the…
Miguel A. Nunez Jr., star of UPN's sitcom "Sparks," has inked to play a major role in "Life," Universal's prison-break comedy toplining Eddie Murphy and Martin Lawrence.
Despite ribbing from CBS prexy Leslie Moonves, Fox Entertainment president Peter Roth said he has no misgivings about programming violent specials like "World's Scariest Police Chases."
KABC radio afternoon talk host Larry Elder was a victim of the El Nino monsoon Monday, caught in a rain-deluged gridlock while driving from Malibu that kept him from getting to the studio until…
Much to the Eye web's chagrin, a Feb. 20 CBS News "practice report" about the U.S. bombing Iraq could have been seen in as many as 2 million American homes.
The Independent Feature Project will serve as the official U.S. representative for the Directors Fortnight (Quinzaine des Realisateurs) section of the Cannes Intl. Film Festival for the ninth…
Frankly, Curtis Hanson couldn't have looked happier. His movie, "L.A. Confidential," pulled in nine nominations from Oscar and a few more from other prize-givers, it swept critics' awards around the…
Dustin Nguyen has inked an exclusive pact with Touchstone Television to develop a one-hour action/drama series for ABC in which he will star.
Composer, arranger and conductor Lalo Schifrin has launched Aleph Records with the release of "Film Classics," a CD of a December 1995 concert in Marseilles, France, commemorating the 100th…
With digital television poised to transform home entertainment, a group of five major computer and electronics firms Thursday proposed a method of protecting video and audio content from unauthorized…
Kara Francis has been upped to vice president of creative affairs at New Regency Prods., rising from her previous position as director of development.