Joseph N. Curl, TV sales executive, died Saturday in Santa Monica of a heart attack. He was 72.
Morgan Creek Prods. has upped production controller Todd Smith to VP, production control. He will oversee labor relations and production aspects on "Ace Ventura: Pet Detective" and Dennis Hopper's…
Prudential Securities analyst Melissa Cook initiated coverage of the following communications stocks with "buy" ratings: CBS Inc., Tribune Co., Times Mirror Co. and Scandinavian Broadcasting Systems…
Evelyn Colby, legit actress, died April 1 of undisclosed causes in Las Vegas. She was 67.
Judy Boasberg and Mark Landry, a girl, Katherine Ann Landry, April 4, L.A. Mother is senior account exec for Edelman Public Relations Worldwide; father is nonpro.
The Independents Showcase has rounded up 14 films for its second marketing presentation at Cannes, up from an inaugural six features represented last year at the market.
Ronald Gow, whose first hit play launched the theatrical career of his future wife Dame Wendy Hiller, died April 26.
The International Independent Film Producers Assn. has begun to seek support from the major studios in its quest to lobby Washington for new tax reforms on private financing for films.
Hal Schaffel, a unit production manager, died April 21 of undisclosed causes in Los Angeles. He was 78.
'Indecent' Down Under $ 1.3 million/five days Par's sizzler seduces Oz in pic's first foreign engagement via UIP. Story, page 18.
Gotham indie distributor Zeitgeist Films has acquired four features for summer and fall openings, bringing its 1993 lineup to seven titles.