Business

A Producer Seeks a Broadway Comeback, Mired in Offstage Drama

“When Garth Drabinsky is concerned, persons are rightly involved that each one the I’s are dotted and the T’s are crossed,” mentioned David Levy, an Fairness spokesman. The issues have been apparently resolved, nevertheless it was hardly the kind of incident anybody needs on the outset of a Broadway run. Drabinsky blamed a delay in

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Health

Jack Willis, TV Producer and Empathetic Filmmaker, Dies at 87

Jack Willis, a journalist and tv govt who received a number of Emmys and a Polk Award for his revolutionary movies and information and documentary programming throughout the embryonic years of cable and public broadcasting, died on Feb. 9 in Zurich. He was 87. He underwent assisted suicide at a clinic there, his spouse, Mary

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Entertainment

David DePatie, Producer Behind the Pink Panther, Dies at 91

As the marketplace for theatrical cartoons dried up, Mr. DePatie and Mr. Freleng targeted on tv. They made extra cartoons starring the Pink Panther, in addition to the Warner Bros. characters Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck and Marvel Comics characters just like the Incredible 4. The studio additionally made “Right here Comes the Grump,” a

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Entertainment

A Hollywood Producer and a Grasp of Adaptation

Freedom, Maine, inhabitants 722, is about as far-off from Hollywood as you will get. So when Erin French, who runs the uber-popular Lost Kitchen there, had boldface names flocking to her digital doorstep trying to purchase the movie rights to her best-selling memoir, she approached them with plenty of trepidation and a little bit of

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