Beefing up his production corps, manager/producer Jonathan Krane --- who recently signed a two-year, first-look deal with Fox 2000 (Daily Variety, May 15) --- has hired Lori Weintraub as executive VP…
Helmer Peter Hyams — whose credits include “The Relic,” “Timecop,” “Narrow Margin,” “2010” and “Outland” — has signed with Endeavor, where he will be repped by Steven Rabineau. Hyams has proven a…
Completing the corporate reorganization that began last week with the consolidation of MGM's domestic and international TV operations, MGM has tapped Disney veteran Jay Fukuto to head its newly…
Jim Henson Pictures has tapped Louis Phillips for the newly created post of VP of production administration, the company has announced.
Jerry Doggett, who broadcast games for both the Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers teams from 1956 to 1987, died July 7. He was 80.
Neal Tiles has ankled ESPN to join Fox Sports as senior VP of marketing. Tiles will be responsible for all marketing and promotion for the sports division of Fox Broadcasting. He'll report to Tracy…
Gianni Versace --- arguably youngish Hollywood's favorite couture designer and a designing staple of premieres and Oscar parties for years --- was shot to death just steps from the front door of his…
Public relations firm Jason Weinberg & Associates has hired former ICM TV talent agent Michael Simon and Craig Schneider, formerly of Susan Culley & Associates.