Twentieth Century Fox Intl. has named Doug Gleason director of promotions.
Metrolight Studios has appointed James Wheelock as head of production. He will report to Jim Kristoff, Metrolight president. Wheelock was co-founder and visual effects producer for Fleet Street…
William Saunders, former president of Twentieth Television Intl., has been appointed honorary chairman of SelecTV, a U.K.-based group of production and distribution companies, to advise on projects…
Bill Aiken, an MTV Networks TV producer, died at his home in New Jersey on Sept. 30 after a yearlong battle with cancer. He was 34.
Writer and story editor David Scott Richardson died of AIDS on Sept. 29 in Los Angeles at 30.
After weeks of denials and rumors, InterTalent Agency topper Bill Block is close to striking a deal to rejoin International Creative Management--the agency he ankled four years ago to help launch his…
Director/choreographer Victor Anthony Wilmes died Oct. 1 at his home in Santa Monica of complications from AIDS. Known professionally as Victor Valentine, he was 40.
Joel Rose, former longtime Paramount publicist, died September 13 at the age of 77.
Lisa Dunn-Dern and Dixon Q. Dern, a girl, Chelsea Rae, Sept. 20, St. John's Hospital, Santa Monica.
Gramercy Pictures has hired MGM's senior VP of marketing Claudia Gray as its new senior VP of publicity--the first key executive hire since the distribution company formed five months ago. Gray's…
Funeral services for Temptations co-founder Eddie Kendrick will be held at noon tomorrow in Birmingham, Ala.