H.C. Hernandez, who served in various executive capacities for several entertainment companies, died April 24 of cancer-related complications at USC Medical Center in Los Angeles. He was 65.
Simon Kenny has been tapped senior VP and managing director at Walt Disney Television Intl. (Latin America) and will oversee the regional office located in Miami.
CBS has named a new general manager of its Boston O&O station in the first exec shift under new CBS Stations prexy Mel Karmazin.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
Matt Farber has been upped to senior VP, program enterprises, at MTV and named G.M. at the Viacom music video spinoff channel M2.
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…
Virginia Mary Nilsson, an employee of the Screen Actors Guild for nearly 35 years, died May 20 following a short battle with cancer. She was 74.
Frederick J. (Erik) Magrath III, a personal manager, died April 17 of a heart attack at his home in Reseda. He was 45.
Fox Kids Network has named Nancy McIsaac Redford to the new post of associate VP-programming and public affairs.
Warren M. Lewis, one of the original founder-owners of Four Star Prods. and a veteran TV producer of such series as "Peter Gunn" and "Mr. Lucky," died March 28 of natural causes at his home in Studio…
Susan Austin has been upped to senior VP of research and strategic planning at Carsey-Werner Distribution, reporting to president Joe Zaleski.