Marjorie Allen Barrett, the mother of publicist Charles Barrett, died Feb. 11 in Los Angeles of natural causes. She was 82.
Penelope Levey, UPN's senior vice president of media and talent relations, has resigned from her post after nearly a year on the job.
HBO original programming prexy Chris Albrecht has upped five executives to key positions in the programming departments of HBO and Cinemax.
Newcomer Matthew Settle has been tapped to star in "I Still Know," the Mandalay sequel to "I Know What You Did Last Summer" that also features Jennifer Love Hewitt, Freddie Prinze Jr. and Brandy.
DIC Films has extended its first-look deal with Walt Disney Pictures by two years, the company announced Thursday.
Michael W. Hoffman, a costume supervisor for 30 years, died Feb. 9 of lung cancer in Los Angeles. He was 52. Hoffman worked on such films as "Presidio," "Running Scared" and "Pretty in Pink."
If ratings for Wednesday night are any indication, Peacock newsmag "Dateline" may be headed for a five-night-a-week gig by summer.
Moscow's Intl. Film Festival, scheduled for July, won't be taking place this year, Armen Medvedev, head of Russia's official film body, Goskino, announced Tuesday.
French pay television giant Canal Plus has announced a 16.9% rise in revenue for 1997 to 13.6 billion francs ($2.3 billion) and a consolidated net profit of $255 million. The elevated numbers are in…
Veteran international distribution exec Michael Solomon has ankled a partnership in a startup Colombian broadcast net.
Longtime character actor Jonathan Hole, whose career spanned from early vaudeville to television of the 1990s, died Feb. 12 of natural causes in North Hollywood. He was 93. Hole, born in Des Moines…
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