Polygram Group Distribution has restructured its special markets division, naming Robert Bell senior VP and Howard Smiley VP.
As expected (Daily Variety, Oct. 21), former Carolco VP business affairs Jay Itzkowitz has been named VP, legal affairs, for Fox Inc., Fox exec veep George Vradenburg announced yesterday.
Winifred White has been named to the newly created position of VP, movies and miniseries at NBC Prods., overseeing longform production and development at the in-house unit, reporting to exec VP of…
The Motion Picture Export Assn. of America announced yesterday the promotions of Jean-Jacques Ferrier to VP of the MPEAA and Jane Albrecht to VP for European homevideo and pay television.
Actor David Oliver died Nov. 12 at his Los Angeles home of complications resulting from AIDS. He was 30. A star of the Emmy Award-winning series "A Year in the Life," Oliver also appeared for two…
Kevin Fortson, who signed on as VP of development for Genesis Entertainment in May, has ankled his post to return to Geraldo Rivera's New York-based Investigative News Group.
William O. Martin, 58, a CBS Entertainment executive and graphic artist, died Oct. 5 in Santa Monica from AIDS-related lymphoma.
Less than a month after being named president of the Agency for the Performing Arts, Roger Vorce has announced that APA is adding an agent to its roster, as well as promoting several others.
Dora Antonowsky died Nov. 15 of natural causes. She was 96.
Jaime Wolffe, Steve Gordon, a girl, Carlye Jade, Sept. 20, St. John's. Mother's a literary agent; father's senior VP, creative affairs, Viacom.
Sean Rowley, 23, keyboardist/vocalist for Zoo/SRC recording group Cause and Effect, died Nov. 8 in Minneapolis of cardiac arrest induced by an asthma attack.
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