Blockbuster Entertainment Co. has come under fire over its commanding stake in Spelling Entertainment. The Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based video-rental and music chain was hit by a suit from minority…
Director Arthur Hiller will succeed producer Robert Rehme as the 29th president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, the organization announced Wednesday. Hiller, 69, takes the one-year…
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The ultimate alliance between the cable and computer industry may be stalled. A rumored deal linking cable giants Tele-Communications Inc. and Time Warner Inc., and the world's largest software…
A judge refused to throw out a claim of sexual harassment against the star and co-star of "The Wonder Years" but dismissed a claim against a third actor Wednesday.
Control of French rights to the MGM/UA catalog may change hands. French rights giant UGC DA confirmed Tuesday that it is in negotiations with a view to a possible takeover of fellow rights holder…
Jack Lemmon and other stars from Celebrity Row stormed a castle and won. Heeding a spirited protest, the Beverly Hills City Council voted 4-1 on Tuesday to kill approval of an 18-bedroom, 21-bathroom…
Robert Urich has ended a longtime association with agent Merritt Blake to move over to International Creative Management, sources said Wednesday.
Julian Mounter, chief executive of satcaster Star TV for barely six months, is set to be replaced in the wake of the News Corp. takeover. An insider claims that Mounter's departure from the top post…
Allegations of sexual harassment have been made against playwright Israel Horovitz by six actresses and staff members involved with Massachusetts' Gloucester Stage Company, according to a story in…
Two parolees were charged with the stabbing death of sound producer Robert J. Glass, authorities said Tuesday. They are being held without bail.
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has reached an agreement in principle on a below-the-line contract for James Cameron's new big-budget action film, "True Lies."
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