Brian Neimark has been named sales administrator for MTM Worldwide Distribution. Neimark will manage all administrative and sales activities within the division, including regional sales offices in…
Peter Hammer, documentary filmmaker and film editor, died Tuesday of cancer in New York.
Dieter Plage, a German wildlife filmmaker whose documentaries brought recognition to African conservation issues, died April 3 in an accident while filming in the African rain forest. He was 57.
Dominick Seminerio, retired studio grip, died of pneumonia April 18 at the Motion Picture & Television Hospital.
Joy Baker, a board member of the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Ford's Theatre and other arts organizations, died at home April 24 after an 11-year battle with cancer.
Hemdale Communications has appointed Deborah Laurence media director and Marina Bailey director of publicity, according to theatrical distrib and marketing prez Tom Ortenberg.
Samuel Goldwyn Co. announced Tuesday that Saralo MacGregor will take the reins of international television sales activities, which were vacated when company senior veepee of international operations…
Peter Kohler, former VP at CBS and Gannett Broadcasting, has been named to the two-year Manship Chair at the Louisiana State U. Manship School of Mass Communication.
Barry Hall, who worked as a singers rep at the Screen Actors Guild, died April 20 of a heart attack at his home in Toluca Lake. He was 42.
Edna Amadon Toney, writer, actress and producer, died April 13 of liver cancer at her home in Katonah, N.Y. She was 79.
Larry Berthelson, creator of the Pickwick Puppet theater and a former president of the Puppetry Guild of Greater New York, died April 8 of undisclosed causes at his Santa Barbara home. He was 60.