Karen Ticktin has been upped to VP of advertising for Showtime Networks Inc.
Pete Manchikes, a radio announcer and longtime host of the 1950s- and '60s-era national radio program "Music Til Dawn," died Jan. 26.
John and Debbie Holloway, a boy, Coleman Cruse, Dec. 29, Steamboat Springs, Colo.
Director-choreographer Steve Merritt, who choreographed numbers for the Allan Carr-produced Oscarcast in 1989 and helped create several Las Vegas shows, died Jan. 26 in L.A. of complications from…
Edward P. Morgan, a broadcast journalist and writer who reported for ABC, CBS and public television, died Jan. 27 of cancer at his home in McLean, Va. He was 82.
Edward Betzer, a Danish film exhibitor, died Jan. 17, in Aarhus, Denmark, of heart failure. He was 73.
Dan Lindquist, president and owner of Tamarand Films, died Jan. 28 of complications from pneumonia at St. John's Hospital in Burbank. He was 65.
Memorial service for Dr. Paul Rothman, longtime companion of agent Bob Hohman , will be held at 3 p.m. Feb. 11 at the Writers Guild Theatre in Beverly Hills.
Patricia K. Meyer and Paul Mitchell Rosenblum, Dec. 31, Wilshire Boulevard Temple.
Ritchard (Dick) Brown, television director and producer in animated syndicated TV shows, died of cancer on Jan. 21 in Los Angeles. He was 68.