Curt Behlmer, formerly vice president of Warner Hollywood Studios sound department, was upped to VP of technical operations there.
Epic Records has created four new marketing positions designed to bring the company's sales and promotion efforts closer to its field staff.
Dan Aykroyd and Donna Dixon, a girl, Belle Kingston, June 9, St. John's Hospital and Health Center, Santa Monica. Father's an actor; mother's an actress.
Attilio D'Onofrio, director general of Italy's state distrib Italnoleggio and of Cinecitta, died May 29 in Paris after a serious illness.
Alice Reinheart, an actress who appeared on Broadway and in such TV shows as "Get Smart" and "I Dream of Jeannie," died June 10 at age 83 .
Hairstylist Ann Wadlington died May 29 of a heart attack while working on the series "In the Heat of the Night" in Covington, Ga.
Harfield Weedin, vet radio and television director, producer and writer, died June 8 of undisclosed causes at his home in Boise, Idaho. He was 77.
Herminia Silva, a popular fado singer and actress, died June 13.
Arista/Nashville VP/general manager Tim Dubois has elected to stay as head of the Bertelsmann Music Group-owned label, ending a bidding war with Sony Music for his services.
Gillian Rice, an award-winning television news reporter who formerly worked for KCAL-TV's predecessor, KHJ, died June 13 of lung cancer.
Jeanne Reinhart Berney has joined Rachel McAllister & Associates as a senior account executive, handling film, TV and corporate projects. She established Miramax Film's West Coast publicity office.