Mark Badagliacca has been promoted to VP, planning, for Paramount Pictures. He will be responsible for the preparation of business plans and all related by-product profitability estimates for the…
Television and comedy writer and record producer/performer Valentine Edward (Ed) Monaghan, 57, died Dec. 3 at the V.A. Medical Center in Westwood. Cause of death is unknown, pending autopsy.
Warner Bros. Intl. has promoted Angelina Speare to VP of administration, theatrical distribution.
Percy Herbert, 72, British character actor, died Dec. 6 in England of a heart attack.
Dena Fischer has a new title at New Regency Prods.: vice president of creative affairs.
Gary Mascaro, choreographer and fight director for the L.A., New York and Italian productions of "Tamara," died Dec. 2 of complications due to AIDS. He was 43.
Charlie Williams, songwriter, publisher, actor and radio personality, died of cancer Oct. 15 in Nashville. He was 62.
Dennis Johnson, senior VP of original programming, West Coast, for Showtime Networks, Inc. has been elected president of the National Assn. of Minorities in Cable.
Matt Gerson and Susan Kaplan, a girl, Jessica Michelle Gerson, Nov. 11, in Washington, D.C. Father's VP of congressional affairs for the Motion Picture Assn. of America; mother's non-pro.
Jeffrey Earl Goodman, 36, a legit and television stage manager, died Dec. 3 at Century City Hospital of complications due to AIDS.
Kent Fredericks, a TV syndication sales vet, died of lung cancer Nov. 11 in Seattle.