NAMES IN THE NEWS
"Entertainment Tonight" took a behind-the-scenes look at
"Kazaam," the upcoming movie staring SHAQUILLE O'NEAL. O'Neal:
"I'm a rappin' genie with an attitude" ("ET," 8/23).
....Producers are trying to get Bruins center ADAM OATES into
guest spots on "Diagnosis Murder" and "Murder She Wrote" (BOSTON
HERALD, 8/23)....DOUG FLUTIE will travel to L.A. for treatment
for his injured elbow. Flutie, described as perhaps the CFL's
"only genuine marquee attraction," could be lost for the season
(Toronto GLOBE & MAIL, 8/24).