Gertrude Reisenbach Rose, mother of Warner Bros. exec VP of marketing and planning Sandy Reisenbach, died Dec. 26.
James and Tanja Dixon, a girl, Grace Ann, Dec. 7, Manhasset, N.Y. Father's VP for the William Morris Agency in Manhattan. Mother is non-pro.
Another Paramount vet is headed for Twentieth TV, with Dana Freedman ankling her post of marketing veep for Arsenio Hall Communications to become VP of publicity for the Fox wing.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$27.7M Sony / Screen Gems 13.13%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$778,903 Cumulative:$307.3M Disney 34.56%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$703,203 Cumulative:$17.1M Warner Brothers 34.59%
Stanley E. Hubbard, a broadcast pioneer whose Hubbard Broadcasting owns television and radio stations in Minnesota, New Mexico and Florida, died Dec. 27 at 95.
Ron Bension has been named chairman and chief executive officer of MCA Recreation Services Group, a step up from his former title of president and chief operating officer.
Thomas Geoffrey Fowler, a writer and business consultant and father of actor Kevin Spacey, died Dec. 24 in Atlanta, Ga., following a long illness. He was 68.
It's going to take a little longer to call roll at Fox Inc.'s board meetings from now on, with the addition of four new directors bringing membership to seven.
Blues singer Valerie Wellington, known for her raucous, shot-and-a-beer vocal style, has died at age 33 of a brain aneurysm.
RCS Video of Milan has appointed Ann Harris head of international TV co-productions for RCS TV Prods. The company is based at Majestic Films & Television Intl. in London.
Anna Wimschneider, a grandmother whose memoirs about farm life during World War II became a best-selling book and hit movie, died Jan. 1 after a stroke.