Audrey Hepburn will receive the Screen Actors Guild Achievement Award, the union's highest honor.
Randall Duell, an Oscar-nominated art director and designer of American amusement parks, has died of stroke complications. He was 89. He designed Southern California's Magic Mountain park.
Michael Jackson will appear live as the opening act on the 20th annual American Music Awards, set for Jan. 25 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
Sarah Schwartz, mother of personal manager Toni DeCandia, died Nov. 30 in Los Angeles of natural causes.
Tracy Dolgin has joined Fox Broadcasting Co. as exec VP of marketing, reporting to recently installed Fox Entertainment Group president Sandy Grushow.
Herbert N. Dorfman will rejoin Orion Home Video in the newly created position of senior VP. Appointment is effective Dec. 14.
Dave Price, national marketing director of Premiere Radio Networks, has been named marketing research director. Rysher Entertainment has named Mark Lipps to the post of VP, Midwest sales.
Creative Artists Agency is gaining one top director, and losing another.
Elizabeth Maas has been hired by ABC News to become that division's director of public relations, succeeding Sherrie Rollins, who left the position several months ago.
Stephen Burks, actor, died Nov. 26 at his home in Los Angeles of unspecificed causes. He was 36. A graduate of Boston U., Burks appeared on Broadway in "Division Street."
Nicky Hammerhead, 32, an actor, drummer and lighting designer, died Nov. 20 from injuri es sustained in a motorcycle accident.