Univision TV Group yesterday named vet TV exec Carlos Barba as prexy-chief operating officer of its U.S. Spanish-language group.
Margaret French-Isaac has been hired as VP of production at Wendy Finerman Prods., bringing the former Paramount Pictures story editor to the TriStar-based production shingle, sources confirmed…
Tracy Ellis has joined E! Entertainment Television as director, affiliate marketing. Before joining E!, Ellis worked in publicity for Tiburon Entertainment Inc.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$231.7M Disney -25.30%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$126.5M Paramount Pictures -31.50%
Let's Be Cops
Let's Be Cops3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$32.6M Fox -29.54%
David Manchester, a bassoonist with the Metropolitan Opera orchestra in New York City for nearly 30 years, and father of singer Melissa Manchester, died Jan. 2 in Los Angeles after a long battle with…
Betty Lamm, longtime CBS publicist, died Jan. 10 in Los Angeles of cancer.
Mark M. Weinstein has been named senior VP of government affairs at Viacom International Inc., a unit of Viacom Inc.
Sammy Cahn, one of the most renowned and celebrated lyricists of the past six decades, died Friday of congestive heart failure at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in L.A.
Mary Lazar, 60, wife for more than 30 years of noted talent agent Irving "Swifty" Lazar, died Thursday at their home in Beverly Hills of cancer.
Three former high-ranking Viacom exex have formed Tele-Film Entertainment, which will specialize in domestic TV syndication on behalf of outside producers and later expand into firstrun projects of…
Rita Burton has been promoted to senior VP of production at the Carsey-Werner Co., having most recently been VP in that area for the past year.