Culver-City-based CST Entertainment Imaging Inc. named Jody Shapiro, former RHI Entertainment exec, its president and chief operating officer. Shapiro will oversee business development and operations…
Without his leading lady on hand, Andrew Lloyd Webber made a rare press appearance in Los Angeles Wednesday to talk about the somewhat revamped L.A. "Sunset Boulevard," the planned American cast…
Rapper and actor Tupac Shakur was arrested and charged with shooting two off-duty police officers. Shakur, 22, was arrested Sunday. A preliminary hearing, scheduled for Monday in Municipal Court, was…
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Jodie Foster has wooed 20th Century Fox and Polygram Filmed Entertainment to co-produce her Egg Pictures maiden pic "Nell," based on Mark Handley's play "Idioglossia."
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp., Sony Music and Pace Entertainment have formed a joint-venture partnership to develop and operate concert theaters in the United States and abroad.
Hong Kong switched on to cable TV for the first time Monday with Wharf Cable airing eight channels of its own and none of the Star TV channels required under a "must-carry" clause in its…
Robert Singer, creator-exec producer of the drama series "Reasonable Doubts" and "Midnight Caller," has become exec producer on ABC's "Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman," Warner Bros. TV…
The tug of war over the top spot at Sony Records Nashville has ended with the departure of its president and 27-year label veteran Roy Wunsch.
Australian Broadcasting Authority topper Brian Johns has told Aussie producers to ponder programming for the Asia Pacific region.
Joan Rivers Friday confirmed what everyone had been expecting: her low-rated TV talker will be canceled on Dec. 31. As reported (Daily Variety, Oct. 29), Rivers new "Can We Shop?" home-shopping show…