Actor Gary Coleman's four-year legal battle with his parents and a former manager ended yesterday when a Santa Monica Superior Court judge awarded him $ 1 ,280,522 and ruled that the three had…
It isn't often a federal bureaucrat paid $ 111,800 per year advocates eliminating his own job, but that's what Copyright Royalty Tribunal member Bruce Goodman has done.
An Army private who went absent without leave after returning from the Persian Gulf War received 30 years to life in prison Monday in the robbery-murder of Los Angeles TV news engineer Jeff Webreck.
The American Civil Liberties Union yesterday filed suit to block new Federal Communications Commission rules limiting the availability of "indecent" programming on cable-leased access channels.
Playboy Entertainment Group said it has struck its first long-term deal with Tele-Communications Inc. to launch Playboy's monthly subscription service on several TCI systems.
The owner of the Hollywood Palladium is seeking a court order stopping the City of Los Angeles from imposing conditions on the use of the concert hall that it claims will drive it out of business.
Jury selection gets under way today in a trial that many in Hollywood will be watching closely, as Main Line Pictures attempts to prove that Kim Basinger and ICM breached an alleged 1991 verbal…
Results posted last week by French media giant Havas underline the seriousness of the economic recession in Europe. Havas, with stakes in Canal Plus, broadcaster CLT and a host of leading advertising…
The legal lashings that former MGM boss Kirk Kerkorian and the Hollywood studio's owner Credit Lyonnais are exchanging in the courtroom may be an open-air circus. Less publicized is the litigants'…
President Bill Clinton's economic plan contains bad news for Hollywood and broadcasters: the new investment tax credit proposal will not apply to motion pictures, while broadcasters are facing the…
Writers saw residuals earnings increase 4.7% during 1992, marking a slow growth year due to a sluggish fourth quarter and the resumption of first-run syndication programming on television that has…