Josh Elbaum has joined MGM International TV Distribution as VP, overseeing sales of movies and TV product, supervising daily operations and assisting president Gary Marenzi in strategic planning…
Robert Smith, known throughout the industry as Smitty, has joined Frankfurt Gips Balkind's Los Angeles office as a partner and will head its film division.
Creative Artists Agency has hired Anna Perez, who served the last four years as Barbara Bush's press secretary, to replace Stephen Rivers in handling all media relations and public affairs for the…
In another sign that New Line is ramping up its TV division, Laura Gerson, a story editor at New Line Prods. in New York for the last two years, has moved over to New Line Television as director of…
William J. (Bill) Kenney, a casting director for television and motion pictures, died of cancer at Holy Cross Hospital in Mission Hills on Dec. 30. He was 53.
Joe Keane, television producer and director, died of cancer Jan. 4 in Woodland Hills. He was 69. He began his career as an actor after graduating from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London.
Joshua Wattles, Paramount Pictures' corporate senior VP and deputy general counsel, has left the company after 11 years, it was confirmed yesterday.
Northern Arts Entertainment Inc., the Massachussetts-based company, has appointed Alison Brantley VP of acquisitions for theatrical distribution.