Vittorio Mussolini, the second child of Italian dictator Benito Mussolini, who dabbled briefly in filmmaking and made a documentary about his father in the early 1980s, died June 12of kidney failure…
Brillstein-Grey Entertainment, as part of its plan to heighten its film profile, has named senior veepees of production Matthew Baer and Michael Siegel as joint heads of its motion picture division.
Leslie H. Anderson has been promoted to senior vice president, marketing administration, for the Paramount motion picture group.
Joel Tappis, who worked in the entertainment business since the 1960s as a musician, actor, agent and manager, died June 9 of a massive heart attack at Kaiser Permanante Hospital in Woodland Hills…
Character actor Richard Jaeckel, whose acting career began in 1943, died Saturday of an undisclosed illness at the Motion Picture and Television Hospital. He was 70.
Polygram Film & Television Licensing has named Gary Miller associate director, film licensing. He will be reponsible for negotiating licensing fees for films and soundtrack albums. Miller comes to…
Dr. Jay Ziskin, a prominent national expert on psychology and the law, and the father of Laura Ziskin, president of 20th Century Fox's Fox 2000 Pictures, died Saturday at his West Los Angeles home of…
Oren Aviv, who has been with Buena Vista Pictures marketing since 1991, has been promoted to senior VP of marketing and creative advertising.
NBC execs Harold Brook and Jerry Petry have both been promoted and will split the duties formerly handled by departing NBC Enterprises prexy John Agoglia.
Carl Icahn is today likely to take control of Marvel Entertainment, following a court decision in Delaware Thursday in favor of the bankrupt company's bondholders.