Charlie Koones has been named to the newly created position of Director of Marketing and Special Projects for Variety Inc., effective June 1.
Iwerks Entertainment has created Iwerks Studios to handle the company's film production.
Mark J. Kern has joined Fox Broadcasting Co. as exec director, publicity, overseeing publicity for series, movies and the Fox Children's Network while assisting in overseeing the department.
Ezra Doner is ankling his post as senior VP of business and legal affairs at Miramax Films to join the entertainment wing at Kaye, Scholer, Fierman, Hays & Handler.
In the latest round of agency musical chairs, screenwriter Tim Metcalfe has signed with the William Morris Agency, agency exex confirmed Friday.
Dan Dryden, art director and production designer, died May 5 of pneumonia in L.A. He was 50.
Creative Artists Agency is ready to take Keenen Ivory Wayans to the next level, the talent representative confirmed Thursday.
Universal's movie advertising team of Paula Franceschi and Tom Martin, who have created print and visual ads for "Scent of a Woman" and "Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story," have been jointly promoted to…
Andrew Williams has been named director of creative advertising for Orion Pictures. He will be responsible for the creation, production and budgeting of theatrical advertising.
"Street Stories" has a new executive producer, Mike Rubin. Rubin joins the prime time CBS news magazine from "Eye to Eye with Connie Chung," which debuts next month.
Pat Fili has exited her post as senior VP of programming and production at the Lifetime cable network and is expected to be named head of daytime programming at ABC, as reported (Daily Variety, April…