P. Thomas Schaick has been elevated to senior VP, finance and administration, at ABC Entertainment from VP, a post he had held since 1988. He will be responsible for all financial activities and…
Bruce Resnikoff and Claudia Berman-Resnikoff, a girl, Nicole Alexis, Dec. 24, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Father is senior VP and general manager, special markets and products, MCA Music…
Thomas A. Priestley, a photographer and documentary filmmaker who filmed the liberation of the Buchenwald concentration camp, died Jan. 28 of a heart attack. He was 75.
Edward Charles (Tom) Richley, an orchestral percussionist for Big Band-era groups and numerous radio and television shows, died Jan. 22 of heart failure at age 91.
Actor Glenn Corbett died Jan. 16 in San Antonio after a six-month battle with lung cancer. He was 59. An L.A. native, he attended Occidental College appearing in numerous plays and eventually made…
Hank Werba, 79, Variety's Rome bureau chief for 25 years and most recently bureau chief for Moving Picture Intl., died Jan. 29 in Rome of a heart attack.
Al Cameron has been promoted to Triumph Releasing Corp.'s VP of branch administration. Cameron, who was formerly Triumph's director of branch operations since March 1988, will oversee day-to-day…
Uptown Entertainment yesterday appointed Mark Siegel executive VP and general manager, responsible for the daily operation of the company's record, film and television divisions.
Kathryn Darling, mother of film editor Richard Darling, died Tuesday of a heart attack.
Composer and lyricist Kay Swift, one of the first successful American female songwriters, died yesterday.
With an apparent eye on widening its global stature, NATPE Intl. yesterday named Bruce Johansen, Multimedia Entertainment's West Coast international sales and programming VP, as its next president.