Manuel Alum, a choreographer who blended elements of Asian theater and American modern dance, died of cancer May 10.
Deborah and Robert Newmyer, a boy, James Martin, May 20. Father is a partner in Outlaw Productions; mother is senior veepee of Amblin Entertainment.
John Fasano, who's scripting Cinergi's "Die Hard 3," has signed with the William Morris Agency, leaving his agency of the last three years, Intl. Creative Management.
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Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Friday the promotion Jean Bonini to VP of labor relations from director of labor relations. Bonini will expand her labor relations responsibilities to include…
Richard Murphy, a writer-director and two-time Academy Award nominee, died May 19 from complications of a stroke he suffered several years ago. He was 81.
Dorothy B. Hughes, writer of mystery novels, died May 6 at age 88. Hughes' novels included "The Fallen Sparrow,""Ride the Pink Horse" and "In a Lonely Place," all of which were made into movies.
John Paul (J.P.) Duffy, 42, legit director, actor and writer, died March 28 in West Hollywood of an apparent suicide.
Roger and Lisa Krakoff, a girl, Alexandra Marguerite, May 19, Summit, N.J. Paternal grandfather is Robert L. Krakoff, chairman and CEO of Reed Publishing (USA), parent company of Variety and Daily…
Scott Levine has been upped to exec director of national publicity for 20th Century Fox.
ITC Entertainment Group has promoted Lori Bardwil-Shackel to VP, marketing and creative services, adding marketing responsibilities. She will be responsible for all administrative and creative areas…
Veteran financial executive Neil McCarthy unexpectedly resigned his position Thursday with Capitol Records, three months after coming aboard.