The Mark Taper Forum's fifth annual festival of new play development gets under way tonight at Taper, Too with nine workshops, four performance-art pieces and six readings to be presented through…
The play "Rough Crossing," at the Matrix Theater, opened Jan. 21 and was reviewed the next night; production runs through March 7.
David Murphy has joined the H.N. Swanson Literary Agency as an agent in the TV department. Murphy has spent the past four years working in the TV and feature literary departments at ICM.
Group broadcaster Clear Channel Communications--whose stock has risen more than 25% over the last month-- yesterday posted strong fourth-quarter earnings and recorded the best full-year operating…
The Hollywood Arts Council held its seventh annual awards lunch last week to award "Charlies" to those organizations who make meritorious contributions to Hollywood.
Walt Disney Studios is getting into the Sinbad business, making a television series and motion picture deal with the popular comic.
Adriene Bowles has left her position as director of publicity and promotions at Skouras Pictures to become director of field publicity & promotions and field marketing at Gramercy Pictures.
Infinity Broadcasting Corp. has completed the acquisition of three Cook Inlet Radio Partners' radio stations: WUSN-FM, Chicago; WZLK-FM, Boston; and WZGC-FM, Atlanta. The company also said it has…
VH-1 and radio syndicator MJI Broadcasting have inked a deal whereby MJI will syndicate an audio program culled from the cable network's soon-to-launch performance show "Center Stage."
While his deal is still being hammered out, Bill Duke is being signed to direct Touchstone's planned sequel "Sister Act II."
Home Box Office's original movie "Blind Side" generated a 16.7/26 with HBO's cable universe beating programming airing on each of the Big Three networks.