Vicky Shapiro, the legal counsel for the Screen Actors Guild, has been chosen as the chairman of the unsecured creditor committee for Hemdale's financial restructuring.
MADONNA SAYS NO: Madonna is no longer going to star in "Angie, I Says," the project former Fox studio chief Joe Roth just set up at Disney as his first go picture. An offer is out to Madonna's "A…
Michael Jackson will appear live as the opening act on the 20th annual American Music Awards, set for Jan. 25 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
NBCenjoyed a strong week in late night for the Nov. 23-27 Nielsen week, while "Good Morning America" notched its third consecutive win over "Today" to finish with a better average for the November…
L.A. legit tallies fell last week, with four shows reporting $ 1,053,345, down from previous sesh's $ 1,153,593. The Mark Taper Forum had the only blockbuster session, as the final round of "Angels…
In the latest sign of HBO's growing interest in the Hispanic market, its HBO Independent Prods. unit has cut an exclusive, first-look deal with comedian/actor Paul Rodriguez's company to produce…
Barbra Streisand and Anita Hill will share the stage Friday when the American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California presents themwith the 1992 Bill of Rights Award.
Marcello Mastroianni will receive the Distinguished International Filmmaker Award at the fourth annual Palm Springs International Film Festival. The actor, who stars in the upcoming "Used People,"…
Orion Classics is effectively back in the distribution game with the acquisition of controversial indie pic "Rain Without Thunder," its first release skedded for early '93.
Fox's syndication wing Twentieth TV has sold animated hit "The Simpsons" to the Fox owned-and-operated TV stations, essentially transferring money from one part of the company to another. The off-net…
The Supreme Court yesterday steered clear of a Florida obscenity flap over a rap album by 2 Live Crew. The court rejected without comment a sheriff's bid to reinstate a ruling that the album "As…