Edwin Kinley, a former vaudeville performer who later worked as a comedian with some of the top performers in the 1940s and 1950s, died March 31 of heart failure in New York City. He was 82.
GERMANY Germany’s second-largest movie theater chain Kieft & Kieft Filmtheater announced Tuesday plans to build 12 multiplexes in Germany over the next several years. Australian theater chain Greater…
Universal Pictures has tapped Marc Shmuger to fill the domestic marketing presidency, less than a month after the announced departure of former marketing heads Buffy Shutt and Kathy Jones, the studio…
Rosaleen Rogers, wife of Donald Rogers, retired senior VP of the Warner Bros. Studios sound department, died March 26 of cancer at the Motion Picture & Television Hospital in Calabasas. She was 64.
An Ontario judge dismissed CanWest's application Monday to block an acquisition deal between WIC Western Intl. Communications Ltd. and Shaw Communications Inc.
Lori D. Terwell has been appointed veepee of creative services for Fox Television Stations. In the newly created post, Terwell will coordinate marketing and promotional efforts among the 22 stations…
Thomas F. O'Neil, a longtime radio and TV executive who helped create the popular "Million Dollar Movie," died March 14 of heart failure at his home in Greenwich, Conn. He was 82.
Former film archivist James Christie Wagner, who more recently served in various TV production capacities, died Feb. 22 of heart failure at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena. He was 54.
Gloria Belgard, mother of publicist Steve Belgard, died April 17 of heart failure in West Palm Beach, Fla. She was 75.
National General Theaters. Shane joined Loews Theaters in 1970 and worked there for four years as head film buyer for the West Coast.
Todd-AO Corp. has announced that its acquisition of London-based Tele-Cine Cell Group, the post-production and special effects video and film company, has been accepted by Tele-Cine shareholders.