Steve Levesque has been promoted to vice president, music, at Roskin-Friedman Associates public relations. Levesque was previously senior account executive at the firm.
Susan Workman has joined Universal TV as exec VP, business affairs & administration, filling a void left by the death of Irv Sepkowitz.
Fresh from the completion of screenwriter Jeff Arch's "Sleepless in Seattle," Gary Foster Prods. has hired Josie Rosen as veepee of development and outlined a number of projects in development.
Following the major revamp of its movie production arm Tuesday (Daily Variety , Oct. 21), New Line Cinema's president of marketing Sandra Ruch has resigned her position, effective in January.
Joanna Spak has been promoted to VP, finance at Walt Disney Network TV, overseeing all financial functions in that area, including accounting, budgeting and business planning. Spak has been director…
Granada Television has announced a reshuffle of its senior management, following last month's appointment of new chief executive Charles Allen.
Spelling Films Intl. has restructured its distribution arm with the appointment of three executives to newly created posts.
After protracted negotiations, International Creative Management officials confirmed yesterday that InterTalent Agency topper Bill Block and 12 of his associates have joined ICM, as expected (Daily…
Cleavon Little, 53, who played the sheriff in Mel Brooks' western spoof "Blazing Saddles," won a Tony for "Purlie" and captured an Emmy for his guest role opposite Judd Hirsch in "Dear John," died…
Red Barber, 84, the pioneer baseball sportscaster, died Oct. 22 in Tallahassee, Fla., from an intestinal disorder.
A graveside burial service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Forest Lawn, Hollywood Hills, for actor John Hancock, co-star of the CBS-TV series "Love and War."