Producer-director Robert Wise became the first recipient of the Crystal Heart Career Achievement Award at the closing of the first Heartland Film Festival in Indianapolis.
Talkshow host Ray Martin was named Australia's favorite TV personality in the inaugural People's Choice Awards held here yesterday.
A man claiming he owns the copyright to the title "You Bet Your Life" has filed an $ 11 million infringement suit against CBS, the Carsey-Werner Co. and Bill Cosby.
This is the final week for bids to take over Imagine Films and all suitors had better take pen in hand. In a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, Ron Howard and Brian Grazer revealed…
The widow of Malcolm X is suing the brother of the late Alex Haley for at least half the money the author's estate made on the sale of the original manuscript of "The Autobiography of Malcolm X."…
The Walt Disney Co. and Nestle USA have struck a strategic alliance encompassing theme park sponsorship, licensing activities and joint marketing tie-ins in the U.S. Sources estimate the 15-year deal…
Michael S. Sherman, a partner in the Los Angeles law firm of Jeffer, Mangels, Butler & Marmaro, will be the guest speaker at a luncheon today hosted by the Financial & Administrative Management…
A Chicago judge whose impartiality in the fin-syn fight has been questioned by Hollywood's fin-syn coalition and the Federal Communications Commission has rejected a call for his dismissal from the…
The leader of a ribald rockabilly band was shot to death in Golden Gate Park after a confrontation with a pigeon lover, authorities said.
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. has completed its previously reported acquisition of Sound Warehouse and Music Plus, units of Shamrock Holdings of California Inc. Blockbuster said that in connection…
A little bit of Mecca came to "Malcolm X" last week, as a representative from the holy city of Islam turned up for the West Coast premiere of the slain civil rights leader's biopic.