Given her family's ties to Hollywood, Maria Newman might be considered the rebel of the musically rich Newman clan. At age 35, the youngest of Alfred Newman's children is also a composer --- but she…
Israel (Izzy) Asper, who built CanWest Global Communications Corp. into Canada's biggest broadcaster, has turned over the job of running it to long-time executive Peter Viner.
Public relations firm Jason Weinberg & Associates has hired former ICM TV talent agent Michael Simon and Craig Schneider, formerly of Susan Culley & Associates.
Kirsten Smith used to take the somewhat seasonal nature of the scoring stage business for granted.
Sir David Puttnam, Richard Branson and Oasis manager Alan McGhee have been named as members of a new government task force to help promote British film, music and the arts.
Warner Bros. spokesmen were working overtime Monday responding to a letter from the White House protesting the use of President Clinton's image in the movie "Contact."
The day before it was due to make a $7 million interest payment, Alliance Entertainment filed for bankruptcy protection and confirmed it is in talks to sell its Red Ant Entertainment label.
HOUSE OF BLUES, 8430 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood. Diversity is embraced in every way at this large-scale Sunset Strip venue, reflected in art, food and talent booked. The club might announce…
C. Thomas Howell, Roddy Piper and David Carradine began shooting Monday in Toronto on Filmwave Picture's sci-fi actioner "Shepherd."
Advocates for Youth is accepting entries for the 1997 Nancy Susan Reynolds Awards, which honor outstanding portrayals of family planning, sexuality and reproductive health in TV, film and…
USA Networks entertainment prexy Rod Perth, who has been rumored as a leading candidate to replace Lucie Salhany heading up the United Paramount Network, has instead re-upped with USA in a multiyear…
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