Steve Felton has been named director of Warner Bros. Animation Art, a new division of Warner Bros.
Jerry Strivelli, 61, actor-writer-director, died June 21 of a heart attack in New York City.
Robert Peyson, 82, TV producer and director, died June 24 following a long illness.
Patrick Lippert, 35, president of the music industry's Rock the Vote organization and longtime entertainment industry organizer for political and charitable causes, died July 13 in Marina Del Rey of…
Mario Bauza, 82, musician and bandleader, died July 11 in New York of cancer. Trained in both Afro-Cuban music and jazz, Bauza helped introduce Latin music to the United States.
Richard Hayden Rorke, 40, former legit actor and scenic designer, died July 3 in Sherman Oaks after a long illnes.
Raymond Parker, 79, chariman of the board and CEO of the Concord Resort Hotel , a popular resort in the Catskills, died June 13 in New York of unreported causes.
E.O. Stacy, 81, longtime talent agent, died July 2 in Plymouth, Mass, after a lengthy illness.
MCA Records upped Ron Oberman to executive VP of A&R Tuesday, replacing outgoing Paul Atkinson in that slot.
CBS Entertainment exec VP Peter Tortorici has been named to a one-year term as president of the Hollywood Radio and Television Society.