Author Paul Monette will present Sir Ian McKellen with the 1993 Stephen F. Kolzak Award, Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation/Los Angeles' (GLAAD/LA) highest honor, at the fourth annual GLAAD/LA…
The Capital Cities/ABC Inc. board has authorized the buyback of an additional 1 million of its common shares, the company said yesterday. The move brings the number of shares permitted for repurchase…
Seven weeks into working two jobs at NBC News, Jeff Zucker has decided the work load was just too much. Yesterday, Zucker gave up the role of executive producer of the "NBC Nightly News With Tom…
Roland Joffe will direct the latest screen adaptation of the Nathaniel Hawthorne classic, "The Scarlet Letter," which he is developing with producer Dodi Fayed.
All 11 judges sitting on the federal appeals court in St. Louis have agreed to rehear a case involving the Fairness Doctrine, the rule tossed out by the Federal Communications Commission that…
NTN Communications Inc. posts a net loss of $ 2.4 million (23 cents a share) for 1992, compared to a net profit of $ 1.6 million (31 cents) in the previous year.
Northrop Davis' first feature script "Cyber Ship" has been bought by Warner Bros. for Donner/Shuler-Donner Prods. at a price of $ 225,000 against $ 450,000, sources confirmed.
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences feted 86 of its Oscar nominees yesterday at a gala lunch at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
BE AFRAID. Be very afraid. Many politicians have been accused in recent years of capitalizing on that brilliant ad slogan from David Cronenberg's "The Fly," practicing what's derisively called in…
Home Shopping Network Inc. said it is redeeming all of its 11 3/4% senior notes.The outstanding principal balance is $ 43,252,000 and will be redeemed on April 15 at a price equal to 104% of the…
Malibu is hosting the Intl. Film & Television Workshops through March 28 and sessions are operating near capacity at the halfway mark, said West Coast program director Lawrence Foldes.