Tag Archives: Barry Diller

NBC, CBS, and ABC Set for MLK Memorial Special

HollywoodNews.com: The big Martin Luther King, Jr. memorial dedication is fast coming upon us. NBC, CBS, ABC but not Fox, I am told, are going to cover the historic concert on the Washington DC mall on August 28th. Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, and Jennifer Hudson are lined up for the show,[...]

James Cameron, OK GO to be honored by Producers Guild of America

HollywoodNews.com: The Producers Guild of America has announced the 2010 “Digital 25: Visionaries, Innovators and Producers,” an honor which recognizes individuals and teams that have made the most significant contributions to the advancement of digital entertainment and storytelling over the past year. The recipients will be honored at an[...]

Candy Spelling investing lots into Broadway

By Roger Friedman Candy Spelling is in New York and taking it by storm. And just like they sing in the Mel Brooks musical, she “wants to be producer…” On Tuesday Candy hit Michael’s, where Barry Diller was reaching the tipping point with Malcolm Gladwell, and uber literary agent Lynn Nesbitt[...]