Births

Iris Grossman, an adopted boy, Maxwell Whealer Grossman, March 24, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother’s senior VP, talent and casting, for Turner Network Television, and president of Women in Film.

* * *

Julie and Kevin Abbott, a boy, Jacob Alexander, April 4, Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena. Mother’s non-pro; father’s a writer-producer.

* * *

Kathryn and Arnold Rudnick, a girl, Lauren Margo, April 4, Encino-Tarzana Regional Medical Center. Mother’s non-pro; father’s a television writer and also director of development for Gary Lucchesi Prods.

* * *

Catherine Meyers Pollok and Stuart Pollok, a girl, Tess Elizabeth, April 5, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother’s non-pro; father’s a producer.

* * *

Sandie Minasian and Michael Doroski, a boy, Eric Matthew, April 6, New York Hospital/Cornell Medical Center, New York City. Mother’s senior director, sales, for Sony Wonder/SMV; father’s non-pro.

* * *

Kim McLaren and Tim Cobb, a girl, Sophia Elisabeth McLaren-Cobb, April 7, Santa Monica. Both parents are employed by Paramount Pictures. Mother works in the TV estimating department; father’s a scenic artist and signwriter.

* * *

Robin and Claudio Riba, a boy, Ryan Robert, April 8, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother is non-pro; father’s an electrician for Warner Bros.

* * *

Jennifer and Josh Haynie, a girl, Jillian Melody, April 8, Los Alamitos Medical Center. Mother’s general manager of Lightning Dubbs, a Los Angeles-based video duplication company; father’s director of operations for the Post Group, a post-production facility in Hollywood.

* * *

Kristin and Lance Luckey, a girl, Alessandra Noel, April 9, Providence St. Joseph Medical Center. Mother’s an animation writer; father’s a film editor.

* * *

Judy and Jorge Pinos, a boy, Edward James, April 10, Granada Hills Community Hospital. Mother’s non-pro; father’s VP of international music for the William Morris Agency.

* * *

Elissa Leeds-Fickman and Andy Fickman, a boy, Austin Leeds, April 10, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother’s a personal manager and president of Reel Talent Management; father’s senior VP of production for Cinema Line Films.

* * *

Teri and John Owen, a girl, Emily Jane, April 12, Tarzana Medical Center. Mother’s VP, sales services and administration, for Buena Vista Television; father’s president of Virgin Sound and Vision.

* * *

Lisa and David Eichler, a boy, Jeremy Aaron, April 13, Albert Einstein Medical Center, New York. Mother’s non-pro; father’s VP of financial operations for New Line Cinema.

* * *

Nancy and Virl Hill, a boy, Ryan James, April 13, Santa Monica Hospital. Mother’s non-pro; father’s director of finance for Disney Network Television and Television animation.

* * *

Terry and Greg Curtin, a girl, Nadine Therese, April 14, Santa Monica. Mother’s senior VP of publicity for Buena Vista Pictures Marketing; father’s non-pro.

* * *

Gail and Peter Field, a boy, Jacob Benjamin, April 14, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother’s non-pro; father’s a research producer for NBC’s “Unsolved Mysteries.”

* * *

Tisha and Wes Paster, a boy, Keiran Adam Paster, April 15, Kaiser Woodland Hills. Mother’s non-pro; father’s an editor.

* * *

Elizabeth Avellan and Robert Rodriguez, a boy, Racer Maximiliano Rodriguez, April 16, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Parents are the directing and producing team behind “El Mariachi,” “Desperado” and “From Dusk Till Dawn.”

* * *

Diana and Stephen Rizzo, a girl, Taylor Lane, April 16, St. Joseph Medical Center. Mother’s an on-air talent for Shadow Broadcast Services; father’s a stunt performer-coordinator.

* * *

Jonellen and Gavin Harvey, a girl, Irish Ann Leslie, April 16, St. John’s Medical Center. Mother’s non-pro; father’s VP of marketing and advertising for FX Networks.

* * *

Pat and Kim Ciliberto, a boy, Dominic Michael, April 16, UCLA Medical Center. Mother’s director of creative affairs for MGM; father is non-pro.

* * *

Carissa and Jeff Mirkin, a boy, Max Harrison, April 21, Santa Monica Hospital. Mother’s non-pro; father’s supervising producer of the Edwards/Billett syndicated show “Bzzzz!”

* * *

Risa Bramon Garcia and Rene Garcia, a girl, Graciela Fiona Ray, April 23, Sharp Memorial Hospital, San Diego. Mother’s a director and casting director; father’s senior VP of productions for Spelling Films.

* * *

Lisa and Sean McLain, a boy, Ryan Christopher, April 23, Huntington Memorial Hospital. Mother’s an art director for “Where’s Waldo?”; father’s a screenwriter-producer.

* * *

Janis and Eric Gardner, twin girls, Madeleine Joyce and Nathalie Gale Raye, April 24, Los Angeles. Mother’s a former record company exec; father’s a producer-personal manager.

* * *

Shan and Tony Malanowski, a girl, Melissa Anne, April 26, Simi Valley Hospital. Mother’s a former actress; father’s an editor.

* * *

Kathryn and Jeff Albright, a girl, Avery Madison, April 26, Northridge. Mother’s non-pro; father’s president of the Albright Entertainment Group.

* * *

Ann and Matt Engstrum, a girl, Madison Ann, April 28, Los Angeles. Mother’s non-pro; father’s the national accounts manager for Republic Pictures.

* * *

April Grebb Malley and Howard G. Malley, an adopted girl, Emily Rose, April 28, Wichita, Kan. Mother’s a former freelance production supervisor; father’s a freelance production exec.

More Scene

  • Yvette Nicole Brown, Niecy NashNAACP Image

    NAACP Image Awards Nominees' Luncheon Emphasizes Importance of Diversity in Key Industry Roles

    Iris Grossman, an adopted boy, Maxwell Whealer Grossman, March 24, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother’s senior VP, talent and casting, for Turner Network Television, and president of Women in Film. * * * Julie and Kevin Abbott, a boy, Jacob Alexander, April 4, Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena. Mother’s non-pro; father’s a writer-producer. * * * Kathryn […]

  • Palm Springs Where to eat Drink

    Palm Springs Hotter Than Ever: Places to Eat, Drink, Stay

    Iris Grossman, an adopted boy, Maxwell Whealer Grossman, March 24, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother’s senior VP, talent and casting, for Turner Network Television, and president of Women in Film. * * * Julie and Kevin Abbott, a boy, Jacob Alexander, April 4, Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena. Mother’s non-pro; father’s a writer-producer. * * * Kathryn […]

  • 2017 Ripple of Hope Awards

    Why Alfre Woodard Thinks 'Everybody Gets Left Out' of Film Awards Race

    Iris Grossman, an adopted boy, Maxwell Whealer Grossman, March 24, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother’s senior VP, talent and casting, for Turner Network Television, and president of Women in Film. * * * Julie and Kevin Abbott, a boy, Jacob Alexander, April 4, Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena. Mother’s non-pro; father’s a writer-producer. * * * Kathryn […]

  • 'Father Figures' film premiere

    'Father Figures' Premiere Raises Funds for Southern California Wildfire Victims

    Iris Grossman, an adopted boy, Maxwell Whealer Grossman, March 24, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother’s senior VP, talent and casting, for Turner Network Television, and president of Women in Film. * * * Julie and Kevin Abbott, a boy, Jacob Alexander, April 4, Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena. Mother’s non-pro; father’s a writer-producer. * * * Kathryn […]

  • 'Grown-ish' TV show premiere

    A Meme Inspired 'Black-ish' Spinoff 'Grown-ish,' Creator Kenya Barris Says

    Iris Grossman, an adopted boy, Maxwell Whealer Grossman, March 24, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother’s senior VP, talent and casting, for Turner Network Television, and president of Women in Film. * * * Julie and Kevin Abbott, a boy, Jacob Alexander, April 4, Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena. Mother’s non-pro; father’s a writer-producer. * * * Kathryn […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content