Philip Berk was re-elected president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. for the 1997-'98 year.
Richard Levy, a senior associate at the law firm of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, has joined ICM as senior vice president and general counsel.
Children's Broadcasting Corp., in the middle of a legal tussle with Walt Disney Co.'s ABC, agreed to sell its 13 radio stations to Global Broadcasting Co. for $72.5 million, it said Friday.
Buena Vista's "Con Air" jetted to a studio-estimated altitude of $25.5 million in its maiden flight, landing in the No. 1 spot for the weekend, while Universal's "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" had…
The jewel in the U2 "Pop" tour crown, their Irish homecoming gig, has been canceled for "principally commercial reasons."
Warner Bros. has launched a reorganization of its marketing operations under Chris Pula, who took over the division in January.
Theatrical marketing agency Creative Domain has named Steve Miller VP and exec producer. Miller joins from a VP slot at MGM Motion Pictures. * * * Ruth Ann Caruso and Jill Schwartz have joined…
The national playwrights conference at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford, Conn., has selected its playwrights for this year's monthlong development retreat. The conference runs June 29…
Does a woman's wig constitute a veil? That might sound like a pretty preposterous question. But at the Egyptian Radio and Television Union it is very much a hot issue, because some female TV…
Tom Cruise took home the top male performance honor for his work in "Jerry Maguire," while Claire Danes copped the female honor for "William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet" at the 1997 MTV Movie Awards…