Patti Webster, a longtime publicist who represented stars including Usher, Janet Jackson, Chris Paul and Alicia Keys, died Friday at a hospital in Somerville, N.J., her firm announced. She was 49 and…
Make-A-Wish is accustomed to granting requests to meet celebs from children with life-threatening illnesses. But a pair of recent biz-related appeals had more to do with becoming a star than meeting…
Veteran publicist Eddie Michaels, whose clients included Chris Meledandri’s Illumination and Noah Wyle, died Thursday after battling brain cancer for several years. He was 49. Michaels most recently…
Phil Provenzale, who served as senior VP of intl. post production and theatrical services at Fox, died of cancer Aug. 1 in Duarte, Calif. He was 61. A 17-year veteran at Fox, he was brought to the…
Literary agent Lew Weitzman, who founded Preferred Artists Agency and worked with numerous Hollywood clients, died June 30. He was 76. Among his clients were Leonard Katzman, producer of “Dallas,”…
Orlando Bloom has completed his work as Legolas on Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit" trilogy.
Gary David Goldberg, the Emmy-winning creator of the iconic "Must-See TV" sitcom "Family Ties" who also branched out into directing features, died Sunday of brain cancer in Montecito, Calif. He was…
Europe's Studiocanal is joining forces with Disney Nordic to roll out the bigscreen adaptation of Jonas Jonasson's bestseller "The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared."
Entertainment business affairs executive Richard Fowkes, who most recently oversaw business affairs for Legendary Entertainment, died on Aug. 16 in Los Angeles after a battle with brain cancer. He…
Pic follows a femme magistrate diagnosed with cancer who positions a single mom to fill her shoes at home while concurrently fighting shyster credit companies in the courts.