Manager David Krebs, who was instrumental in developing the careers of Aerosmith, AC/DC, Def Leppard, Scorpions, Michael Bolton and Ted Nugent, has pacted with Sony Music to create a new record…
Reversing a Hollywood tradition, Joe Roth is leaving his Fox Film Corp. post at the top of his game and under his own steam. When he moves into his new Burbank indie production offices next January…
UCLA student Pamela Gray was named first place winner of the 37th annual Samuel Goldwyn/UCLA Writing Awards.
Fox Broadcasting Co. will reportedly shop around a bit before naming a successor to Fox Entertainment Group president Peter Chernin, with second-in-command Sandy Grushow said to top the short list of…
Earvin "Magic" Johnson retired from basketball again yesterday -- this time for good--not because the AIDS virus sapped his strength or talent, but because it struck fear among fellow players.
NBC may be close to a deal to acquire Paramount's new Leeza Gibbons/John Tesh talkshow for its daytime sked next June, sources familiar with the proposed sale said yesterday.
Robert Blake will star in "The John List Story," a CBS movie from Republic Pictures Prods., marking the actor's first role in seven years following what was described as a self-imposed hiatus.
Kevin Costner's Tig Prods. is teaming with Majestic Films and Italy's RCS Video to produce two new projects that "take us one step beyond 'Dances With Wolves,' " in the words of Majestic topper Guy…
Striking a blow on behalf of couch potatoes and Michael Jordan fans everywhere, the U.S. Supreme Court yesterday let stand a decision barring the National Basketball Assn. from dictating the number…
Denis Donovan and Richard Bluth have joined forces in Bluth Donovan Prods. Burbank-based company plans to produce and distribute reality-based programming for worldwide television markets.
Disappointed by its performance this season with one-hour dramas, ABC will take a "different direction" in specifically targeting Saturday night in its development plans for next year, according to…