Scene

Peacock renews 'Susan'

By

NBC has picked up its freshman comedy “Suddenly Susan” for a second year with a full 22-episode order, making it the first of the No. 1 web's freshman comedies to get a shot at year two. The Warner…

LEAHY WILL PEN 'HERALD'

By

Mark Leahy, who has adapted a feature version of “Beowulf,” is attached to do a rewrite for highbrow horror pic “The Herald,” which will be produced by Beverly Hills-based Sweetpea Entertainment. The…

Marketplace

IRKED OVER OVERTIME

By

The entertainment industry will be exempt from Gov. Pete Wilson's proposal to make the state's overtime laws more flexible, but union members turned out at a rally against the change, fearing that…

TECH UNION AT NAB

By

Sony and AT&T are among companies that will be leading the charge toward the merging of television, computer and telephone applications at this year's National Assn. of Broadcasters tradeshow. The…

UNITED KINGDOM

By

The Rank Group has announced plans to spend roughly $2.5 billion over the next five years to expand its U.K. leisure interests, including the construction of 30 new Odeon cinemas requiring an…

SHORT TAKES

By

Newcomer Hollywood Entertainment Museum is seeking docent volunteers to lead museum tours and lend support to various administrative projects. Emphasis is on multilingual applicants, with extra…

DOCU DRAMA UNFOLDS

By

While Hollywood is notoriously swift in signing the film rights of participants in news events and public scandals, two eager young filmmakers who were hoping to film a documentary about the…

DISNEY RUBS OFF INK

By

NEW YORK — Walt Disney Co. agreed Friday to sell ABC's four daily newspapers to Knight-Ridder Inc. for $1.65 billion, completing the first and biggest chunk of Disney's publishing divestment. But…

  1. 1
  2. 13,635
  3. 13,636
  4. 13,637
  5. 13,638
  6. 13,639
  7. 14,501