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"Argo," "Lincoln," "Life of Pi" and "Zero Dark Thirty" will battle it out with Blighty's own "Les Miserables" for the best film nod at the British Academy Film Awards.
LONDON -- BAFTA has appointed its deputy chairman and TV exec John Willis as its new chairman, succeeding Tim Corrie whose two-year tenure is up.
John Willis, longtime editor of the Theater World and Screen World annual series for over 45 years, died June 25 in Manhattan of complications from lung cancer. He was 93.
Army Archerd, whose 52-year run as a Daily Variety columnist made him unique among showbiz reporters, died Tuesday in Los Angeles of a rare form of mesothelioma, a lung cancer thought to be the…
John Willis, currently VP of national programming at WGBH Boston, has been named director of the factual and learning division at the BBC.
LONDON – Channel 4, Britain’s feisty minority web, has signed a multimillion-dollar rights deal with Warner Bros. The program package features several high-profile shows, most notably renewals on hit…