Entertainment News Archive - March 10, 2006
Michael Jackson was ordered to shut down his Neverland Valley Ranch on Thursday by California authorities who have fined the pop star $169,000 for failing to pay his employees or maintain proper insurance.
By Nellie Andreeva LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Kim Cattrall has been tapped to star in ABC's comedy pilot "Him and Us," which centers on a gay British rock star and his longtime manager. Anthony Stewart Head will play the rock star, and Cattrall will play the manager, Freddie.
By Georg Szalai ASPEN, Colo. (Hollywood Reporter) - The first public performance of Jim Henson's Puppet Improv, young sketch troupe the Whitest Kids U Know and a first round of stand-up comedy showcases attracted much industry attention Wednesday night as the 12th U.S.
By Brian Fuson LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) -
By Chris Marlowe LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Not many startup businesses have been inspired by a rock band, but Fountains of Wayne is indirectly responsible for a newly launched music discovery and trading community called La La.
By Anne Thompson - Analysis LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - It's been a bumpy ride.
By Andrew Wallenstein LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - NBC has ordered eight more episodes of the game show "Deal or No Deal," the network said Thursday. As of this week, "Deal" is switching from its five-night format to two, remaining only on Monday and Friday at 8 p.m.
By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - When Bob Schieffer took over at the "CBS Evening News" a year ago tonight, it was supposed to be only a temporary assignment. The CBS News veteran had long ago thought the route to the anchor chair was closed to him.
By Brooks Boliek WASHINGTON (Hollywood Reporter)
LONDON (Reuters) - Mathew Knowles, father of R&B singer Beyonce, said his management firm Music World Entertainment and record label Music World Music Record Label had severed all ties with troubled British music group Sanctuary.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.