Lloyd Leipzig, a United Artists and Orion Pictures publicist, died Nov. 26 in New York. He was 88.
Two digital multiplexes are under construction in Morocco, together with digital conversion of existing theaters in six cities, that will deliver a 50% increase in the country's screen count by 2012.
Lawrence Dolin, who owned Front Row Theater in Cleveland for many years, died Dec. 6 in Cleveland of cancer. He was 67.
The team behind cult series "Degrassi: The Next Generation" is set to make a new show about struggling Canuck thesps living at an apartment-style hotel in Los Angeles.
No longer tied to programming from PBS, KCET-TV has set a primetime lineup that revolves around themed nights starting Jan. 1.
Vet Aussie thesp Gus Mercurio died Dec. 7 in Melbourne, Australia, following surgery complications. He was 82.
Casting director Peggy Kennedy died Dec. 3 of cancer in Los Angeles. She was 65.
Marian Gibbons, co-founder of the Hollywood Heritage Museum, died of lung cancer Dec. 8 in Studio City, Calif. She was 89.
Sorry, David Hasselhoff. But those were some pretty HOFFul ratings. After two weeks of dreadful numbers, A&E has said "HOFFsta la vista" to "The Hasselhoffs." In yanking the show HOFF the schedule…
A New York judge has handed Carl Icahn a setback in his effort to place his five dissident nominees on the Lionsgate board next week.