Robert Dingilian, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's executive vice president of worldwide marketing, died suddenly at his home in Studio City early Monday morning from heart disease complications. He was 60.
Catherine Silver has been appointed to the newly created position of sales director, North America, of Variety Inc.
Drew Kaza has been named president of United Intl. Pictures Pay-TV, overseeing the international pay TV operations of Paramount, Universal and MGM.
Marty Shindler has been appointed VP of sales and marketing for Kodak's Cinesite digital film center. Shindler has been a consultant to the facility since it was opened last September. He was most…
The William Morris Agency announced Friday that it has signed Danny Cannon, who is currently sporting a hot hand as director of the Harvey Keitel starrer "The Young Americans."
Ann Todd, British actress who co-starred with James Mason in the psychological thriller "The Seventh Veil," died of a stroke May 6.
Francis X. Murphy, soundman, photographer and filmmaker, died April 23 of cardiac arrest in Monrovia.
Painter Robert De Niro, 71, father of the actor, died of cancer May 3.
Gerry Porter is the new VP of marketing and special promotions at Hanson & Schwam Public Relations. Responsibilities will include expanding domestic and international promotions for entertainment…
William Morris has just signed Don Jakoby ("Arachnophobia" and "Blue Thunder") after the screenwriter's four-month hiatus from agency representation.
Susan Grode, the attorney whose client roster includes "The Simpsons" creator Matt Groening, has moved to Kaye, Scholer, Fierman, Hayes & Handler to work in the law firm's rapidly expanding…