| Nov 19, 2013
| 5:05 PM
Diane Disney Miller, daughter of Walt Disney and a philanthropist in Los Angeles best known for keeping Frank Gehry on the job during a crucial phase of planning L.A.'s new concert hall, has died. She was 79.
Miller died Tuesday at her home in Napa,...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Michael Ovitz, the former Hollywood power player who co-founded talent agency Creative Artists Agency, has sued a Los Angeles gallery, alleging it sold two pieces of art he consigned to it but didn't give him the proceeds, which totaled nearly $1 million....
| Nov 22, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive Bob Iger was honored with the UCLA Anderson School of Management John Wooden Global Leadership Award during an evening that celebrated impressive records.
At the UCLA gala Thursday night at the Beverly Hilton, Iger's won-...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:57 PM
Diane Disney Miller, philanthropist and daughter of cartoon and theme park pioneer Walt Disney, died on Tuesday in California. She was 79.
Miller died in the northern California wine town of Napa from injuries sustained in a fall, the Walt Disney Family...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 4:27 PM
Guy Hebert paid the toll for former Disney CEO Michael Eisner naming his company's new 1993 NHL team after its film about a youth hockey team, "The Mighty Ducks."
"Two nights before our first game, they gave us a parade down Main Street in Disneyland,"...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 2:13 PM
The event: Monday night's “L.A. Phil Gala,” celebrating Walt Disney Concert Hall’s 10th anniversary and honoring the hall’s innovative architect Frank Gehry.
The performance: Gustavo Dudamel conducted the L.A. Phil in a varied...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Walt Disney played a role in millions of childhoods. But who could have said that Uncle Walt sat on the edge of their bed and told a story about a wooden puppet who became a real boy?
That would have been Roy E. Disney, actual nephew of Walt, who grew...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 4:43 PM
Far from the roar of a race track, one can hear a pin drop in the spacious 30th floor Century City office of NASCAR Vice President Zane Stoddard, which has a spectacular high-rise view of nearby Hollywood.
On this day Stoddard has a conference with...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:56 PM
NBCUniversal is shaking up the ranks of its movie studio, with longtime head Ron Meyer transitioning into a corporate advisory role.
In a surprise move, Jeff Shell, a longtime Comcast Corp. television executive who spent the last two years in London,...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 12:17 PM
Longtime entertainment lawyer Irwin Russell, whose clients included Michael Eisner and Jim Henson, died Aug. 23 of complications from leukemia. He was 87.
Russell, a New York native, is best known for working to get Eisner installed as chief executive...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 2:30 PM