Joe Poletto has been promoted to vice president of advertising sales for Comedy Central.
Capping a historic week for Hollywood's agencies and ending four months of secretive negotiations, the 95-year-old William Morris Agency has acquired Triad Artists in an aggressive move to help…
Adding an exclamation point to the ShowEast convention, A. Alan Friedberg announced his retirement as chairman of Sony Pictures Entertainment's 900-screen Loews Theatres circuit, effective at the end…
Stephen F. Temmer, 64, a retired recording and broadcasting equipment exec and noted audio technician, died Oct. 8 in N.Y. of complications from AIDS.
Joerg Agin is moving across town to Universal Studios.
Jazz trumpeter and composer Johnny Carisi, 70, died Oct. 3 at Mount Sinai Hospital in N.Y. of complications from heart surgery.
Mann Theaters head film buyer Paul Rosenfeld and Triumph Releasing's VP domestic sales anddistribution Linda Ditrinco have ankled for newly created top posts at the fledgling Gramercy Pictures. The…
Character actor, dancer and master of ceremonies Charles A. Reade, 82, died in Saugus, Mass., on Aug. 29.
Michael Jackson, Frank Sinatra, Phil Donahue and Oprah Winfrey will be among the warriors on the front lines of the November sweeps battle, as the networks announced air dates for various movies…
Jeanne Wolf is joining Special Report TV as entertainment editor. Special Report is a one-hour biweekly TV seriesproduced by Whittle Communications.
Nostalgia Network named chief financial officer Charles Bush president and chief operating officer, a title previously held bychairman Michael Marcovsky.