Harold Keith, theater activist, community leader and philanthropist, died of heart failure Sept. 6 at his home in Beverly Hills.
Universal Studios' parent Seagram Co. is no longer a shareholder in Time Warner, but it has just hired TW's former top corporate communications exec, Tod Hullin.
News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch's estranged wife Anna will retire from the company's board, Murdoch revealed in News Corp.'s 1998 annual report released in Australia, but she is staying in touch…
Veteran CNN reporter John Holliman, who won fame and critical kudos for his on-scene reports from Baghdad during the Gulf War, died Saturday in a car accident outside Atlanta. He was 49.
Ted Turner has outbid Rupert Murdoch and Barry Diller for the cable TV rights to "Seinfeld" in a fierce auction that has driven the price of the show to more than $100 million. The parties to the…
Mark Shapiro's new play, "Retribution," has finally been shepherded to the Lambs Theater Off Broadway, with Dennis Christopher and Jack Laufer attached to star.
James Garner, who settled a previous suit against U out of court in 1989 for an undisclosed amount, is suing the studio for $2.2 million that he claims he's owed in syndication profits from "The…
Walt Disney Co. warned Friday that its fourth quarter earnings are likely to drop 31% as a result of sharply lower profits from the Disney film studio and in consumer products business, hurt by the…
Visual effects giant Industrial Light & Magic and parent company Lucas Digital have restructured senior management organization, creating three new high-level executive slots and boosting four…
"Just Shoot Me" star David Spade is developing and voicing a primetime NBC toon that would mark Brillstein-Grey's first foray into TV animation and would be NBC's first original primetime animated…
Australian TV production, distribution and film sales company Beyond Intl. surged to record results in the 1998 financial year, driven mostly by booming TV sales to North America and Western Europe.