C. Thomas Howell, Roddy Piper and David Carradine began shooting Monday in Toronto on Filmwave Picture's sci-fi actioner "Shepherd."
Advocates for Youth is accepting entries for the 1997 Nancy Susan Reynolds Awards, which honor outstanding portrayals of family planning, sexuality and reproductive health in TV, film and…
USA Networks entertainment prexy Rod Perth, who has been rumored as a leading candidate to replace Lucie Salhany heading up the United Paramount Network, has instead re-upped with USA in a multiyear…
A tourist tram burst into flames at Universal Studios Monday, sending passengers fleeing and igniting a building on the Western backlot.
In response to the increased volume of entries the past few years, the Sundance Film Festival has instituted a new early-submission program for the American Independent Feature Film competition…
There may be trouble brewing in toon town. "Hercules" is on track to become Disney's least-successful animated feature in eight years. In fact, since the highwater mark of 1994's "The Lion King,"…
Unlike in the TV and film industries, attorneys in the music business frequently wield more power and have more influence.
A comfortable three-bedroom house on a narrow street in Silverlake --- pool in the back, thick cables running through the living room --- is shaping up as one of the hottest studios in town, if not…
The Spice Network --- facing big revenue losses because of a federal law that in effect blocks out adult channels on cable systems from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. --- has created an even more explicit channel…
Will Tracey Ullman take on syndication? Sources say the British sketch comedy maven has had conversations with execs at Eyemark Entertainment about a possible syndie variety show for fall 1998.
On this, the 30th anniversary of the Monterey Pop Festival --- the event that ushered in the Summer of Love --- those old enough to remember, or at least mythologize the times, can summon the fest in…