Jeanne Lengel, mother-in-law of producer Gary Smith, died of heart failure Jan. 25 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
Jane Fowler Morrison, film editor, died Jan. 21 at the Motion Picture Home in Woodland Hills following a short illness.
With an apparent eye on widening its global stature, NATPE Intl. yesterday named Bruce Johansen, Multimedia Entertainment's West Coast international sales and programming VP, as its next president.
CBS News prexy Eric Ober announced yesterday a long-expected reshuffling of showrunners for his division's prime time news magazines.
David Verdi has been named exec news director at NBC News, where he will have responsibility for the full NBC newsgathering operation, the news desk and all national and international bureaus.
Harry Palmer has been named exec VP and general manager at Relativity Records. Palmer, who will oversee all facets of the label's day-to-day operations, was formerly president of Atco Records.
New Line Intl. has promoted Camela Galano to senior VP of sales/marketing and Nestor Nieves to senior VP of sales and administration. Galano and Nieves will report to Rolf Mittweg, New Line Intl…
Dave Herman, president and general manager of KOB-TV, died Friday of pancreatic cancer.
Propaganda Films has appointed Rhea Rupert as director of music video and Kate Miller as director's representative.
ABC News has undergone its second significant change since Paul Friedman was named exec VP of the division. This time, veteran research maven Alan Wurtzel has been named to the newly created position…