Ron Bair, a former mayor and longtime local television personality, died Nov. 6 of cancer in San Diego.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has named Patricia Mayer general counsel of its entertainment business group and promoted Amy Rosen to VP of MGM licensing and merchandising.
Todd P. Leavitt has been promoted to exec VP of planning and operations at NBC Prods. He will continue to run daily operations of the in-house production division while assuming expanded…
Orion senior VP corporate and public affairs Paul Wagner has declined the company's offer to move west. He plans to open a pubbery, Wagner Associates, in Greenwich, Conn., in January.
Tony Jonas has been promoted to exec VP of creative affairs at Lorimar TV, a new post, with continuing responsibility for drama, comedy and reality series development.
Producer and former Warner Bros. film production president Mark Rosenberg, known for such films as "The Fabulous Baker Boys" and "Presumed Innocent," died Friday of a heart attack on the set of his…
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. today at the Eden Memorial Park Light Chapel in Mission Hills for Gary Abrahams, 48, a primary force behind the American Cinematheque and Filmex, who died…
Jack Kelly, best remembered as the co-star of the popular television series "Maverick," died Saturday at Humana Hospital in Huntington Beach. He was 65.
Conductor Henri Temianka, founder of the California Chamber Symphony Orchestra and originator of the innovative concert series "Let's Talk Music," has died. He was 85.
Buddy Sheffield and David Latt have been named co-exec producers on "The Edge ," the freshman TriStar TV-Fox Broadcasting Co. comedy, filling the void left by the recent exit of exec producer-creator…
Neil Strum has been named senior VP of business and legal affairs for MTM Enterprises. He has been with MTM for the past three years, moving from director to VP of biz-legal affairs. Prior to joining…