Actor-comedian Chris Farley, the rotund actor known for his tightly wound, boisterous comic characters, died Thursday, according to Chicago police. Farley, 33, was found dead in his apartment in the…
James Cameron's "Titanic" proved unsinkable, with eight Golden Globe nominations -- more than any other film this season, and the most ever in the 55-year history of the awards from the Hollywood…
Comedian Eddie Murphy will executive produce and serve as the voice of the lead character in a new stop-motion animated comedy “The PJs,” which Imagine Television is developing for Fox Broadcasting…
"Air Bud" director Charles Martin Smith has signed to direct "Emily," the true story of a cow on the lam after escaping from a Massachusetts slaughterhouse. The script is by Sheri Stoner and Deanna…
Market research giant ACNielsen Corp. Thursday acquired movie box office tracking service Entertainment Data Inc. in an all-cash deal for $26 million.
After months of anticipation, the opening bell has finally sounded in the heavyweight bout between Paramount's "Titanic" and MGM's "Tomorrow Never Dies," both of which open in ultrawide release…
Roger Avary, the writer-producer who earned an Oscar for his story contributions to "Pulp Fiction," has written and executive produced a new pilot for NBC and Spelling
Country-pop singer Nicolette Larson, best known for her hit version of Neil Young's "Lotta Love" in the 1970s, died Tuesday at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles from an abnormal accumulation of…
Eileen Hatchard Chasin, widow of the late George Chasin, a longtime theatrical agent who co-owned Chasin-Park-Citron Agency in Hollywood, died Dec. 14 of natural causes in Santa Monica. She was 90.
Jonie Taps, former VP and executive assistant to Columbia Pictures president and founder Harry Cohn and, along with George Jessel, one of the founding members of the California branch of the Friars…