Denholm Elliott, 70, distinguished British screen and stage actor, died Oct. 6 at his home in Ibiza, Spain, of complications arising from AIDS.
Eddie Kendricks, whose clear falsetto punctuated such hits for the Temptations as "Get Ready" and "The Way You Do the Things You Do," has died of lung cancer at 52.
Set designer and art director Marvin Summerfield, 79, died Sept. 13 at St. John's Hospital in Santa Monica of cancer.
Saying they are tired of the industry's continuing "lack of respect" for their work, a group of seven choreographers yesterday publicly attacked the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences for its…
Richard D. Lindheim has been named exec VP of the Paramount TV Group, reuniting the former Universal TV exec with Kerry McCluggage, as expected (Daily Variety, Aug. 19).
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%
Fox Broadcasting Co. will for the first time air this year's three presidential debates, saying reaction to the coverage will help guide how it develops its fledgling news operation.
A proposed merger between West Coast Local 531, National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians and the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has been officially completed. IA…
Ken Kragen clients Travis Tritt and Tricia Yearwood will appear on "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" later this year, Kragen told a radio station Monday after the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences…
Warner New Media announced yesterday the departure of Stan Cornyn, the group's founder and longtime leader.
Interactive TV is getting a big boost from the computer and telecommunications industry.