Patrick Marber's comic drama "Dealer's Choice" will be the fifth play of the Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum's 1997-98 season, it was announced Monday.
Paula Stone Sloan, a former legit, radio and screen actress who later worked behind the footlights as a Broadway producer, died Dec. 23, 1997, at Sherman Oaks Medical Center following a lengthy…
The annual tug-of-war of who will host the Grammys got off to an unusually early start Monday with the backers of the proposed new downtown L.A. stadium announcing they are sending a contingent to…
Former Mann Theatres topper Charles Goldwater has joined Iwerks Entertainment as chairman of the board, CEO and president.
"Titanic" is the champion. Emerging from its 10th weekend in release, James Cameron's epic period romance has ascended to the top of the list among all-time worldwide box office champs, earning an…
Tiffani-Amber Thiessen has signed on to do seven more episodes of "Beverly Hills, 90210" next season, and she retains the option to do more.
Sandy McPeak, a character actor, died Dec. 31 of a heart attack in Nevada City. He was 62.
U.K. film and television company Winchester Entertainment -- which made the forthcoming Fox Searchlight comedy "Shooting Fish" -- is opening a Los Angeles office to be headed by independent producer…
The CBS network coverage of the 1998 Olympics delivered the best lead-in audience to WCBS New York's struggling 11 p.m. newscast since the last winter Olympics on CBS four years ago.
Worries about Walt Disney Co. chairman Michael Eisner's lack of succession planning is one of the factors behind an institutional investor resolution calling for more independent directors on the…