A former member of the Red Hot Chili Peppers has sued the band, along with its manager and lawyer, for expelling him without cause and failing to pay his share of royalties.
The 3-year-old business relationship between Metropolitan Talent Agency topper Christopher Barrett and his two principal partners, Jeffrey Benson and Richard Weston, is officially kaput today.
Bruce Doering has been named executive director of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Camera Local 659, after serving as the Local's business rep since 1986.
Two members of the rap group "2 Pac" were arrested Saturday for allegedly assaulting a driver who protested their use of drugs in a limousine, police said.
Australia's second-largest film distributor, Hoyts Distribution, has stopped acquiring films and gone into "low gear" for an unspecified length of time as part of a reallocation of resources within…
Ivy Kagan, entertainment and labor attorney, has left Loeb & Loeb to join the newly created entertainment transactional department at Kaye, Scholer, Fierman, Hays & Handler.
The Yorkin Company has sued ITC Prods. for allegedly failing to properly account for revenues from broadcast television distribution of the film "Twice in a Lifetime."
A New York circus, a New Hampshire artists colony and a women's philharmonic in San Francisco were among the winners yesterday when the National Endowment for the Arts awarded 60 challenge grants to…
The Federal Communications Commission yesterday ruled that a broadcast signal of a program is distinct from the program itself. The decision is the latest win for broadcasters over the Hollywood…
Viacom Intl., a subsidiary of Viacom Inc., filed a shelf registration with the Securities & Exchange Commission covering $ 800 million of debt securities. In a filing, Viacom Intl. said the…
Actress Whoopi Goldberg and the producers of a yet-to-be-made film have filed suits against each other over whether Goldberg actually agreed to appear in the film.