Novelist and attorney John Grisham introduced Lieutenant Governor Timothy Kaine before Kaine's speech to the Democratic Party of Virginia's annual Jefferson Jackson Day gala on Saturday, February 7, 2004, at the Convention Center in Richmond, Virginia..(UPI Photo/David Allio)
UPI Almanac for Friday, Feb. 8, 2013.
Publisher Random House, based in New York, said employees are receiving $5,000 Christmas bonuses due in part to the success of its "Fifty Shades of Grey" books.
U.S. crime novelist James Patterson is the top-earning author in 2011-12, earning $94 million thanks to the 14 new titles he published, Forbes reported.
UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012.
Hollywood actor Josh Lucas says he is engaged and expects to marry this year, but he hasn't divulged any details about his bride-to-be.
The New York-set police drama "Prime Suspect" is not expected survive beyond the episodes being taped this month, The Hollywood Reporter said Tuesday.
Canadian actress Molly Parker has joined the ensemble of the upcoming legal drama series "The Firm," it was announced Friday.
Actress Juliette Lewis has joined the cast of the U.S. television adaptation of the legal thriller "The Firm," NBC said.
Actor Josh Lucas is set to star in the new U.S. legal drama series "The Firm," based on John Grisham's best-selling novel, NBC said.
The play version of John Grisham's legal thriller "A Time to Kill" is to have its world premiere at Washington's Arena Stage.