Backlash against perceived anti-gay statements by reggae artist Shabba Ranks continued yesterday as organizers of a Rose Bowl concert dropped him from the bill because of his comments.
The French cable industry continues to swallow up cash at an alarming rate. Lyonnaise Communications, one of the big three French cable operators, has posted 1992 losses of 175 million francs ($ 31.8…
Gary Oldman is set to make his feature film directing debut on "Lords of the Urban Jungle," contempo gangster saga due to roll in London this year.
CBS easily took the February crown as the three networks appear to have halted their slide during major sweeps periods thanks to high-profile event programming.
Playwright Arthur Miller will receive the Writers Guild of America, East's Evelyn F. Burkey Award for his contributions to the writing community.
With the February sweeps just concluded, NBC is already targeting what it hopes will be a big comeback in May after consecutive third-place finishes in major sweeps periods.
Miramax Films' international sales have exceeded expectations by 50% and reached $ 11 million during the American Film Market, according to Miramax Intl. prexy Ian Jessel.
KABC-TV swept to its largest margin of victory in news in recent memory during the February sweeps, but KCBS-TV and indie KTLA could also boast about their news accomplishments as the local…
I JAMMED WITH LEMMY of Motorhead Tuesday night. No, not interviewed. I actually stood on stage and traded vocals with the veteran rocker on the Coasters' "Young Blood."
WHO'S ENTITLED?: Getting music rights will be easier when Clearing House Ltd. brings a new system on line for finding out who owns what songs and various recorded performances.
Image Organization chairman Pierre David announced that Image has entered into an agreement with Edko Films and its prez, William Kong, for distribution of all Image films in all media in the…