In the latest sign that Paramount Pictures' Motion Picture Group is trying to contain costs and assume more control of its advertising, industry veteran Jim Gibbons is joining the studio as senior VP…
Former "Entertainment Tonight" exec producer David Nuell has a new job. He has landed at Time Telepictures Television, where he will develop firstrun programming under an exclusive multiyear deal.
Producer Steve Tisch has signed with the William Morris Agency as a TV packaging client, having formerly been represented by ICM.
Funeral services were held Friday for director Michael Gordon, who died of natural causes April 29 at Century City Hospital. He was 83.
Anna Mae Frazer, retired costumer and member of Local 705, died April 25 of respiratory arrest at the Motion Picture & Television Hospital in Woodland Hills. She was 90.
Joseph Ferris, retired film technician, died April 24 of cardiopulmonary arrest at the Motion Picture & Television Hospital in Woodland Hills. He was 85.
Yalda Tehranian has ankled as creative exec at Columbia Pictures to become VP in the acquisitions department of New Line Cinema.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has secured a missing link in its domestic distribution division by hiring exhibition veteran Eric Lomis. MGM exec veepee Ashley Boone heralded the move as a key in the…
A memorial service and film tribute for Audrey Hepburn will be held in New York Tuesday, which would have been the actress's 64th birthday. Hepburn died Jan. 20.
Richard Battista has been upped to VP of domestic pay TV and pay-per-view for 20th Century Fox.
KCBS-TV's ouster of news director John Lippman -- after a stormy 16-month tenure at the station -- was seen in most quarters as a case of too many headaches with too little ratings improvement to…