Retired actor and puppeteer Michael King, 69, died at his home in Tarzana June 1.
Dean and Carol Sanderson, a boy, Ryan David, Nov. 24, Methodist Hospital, Arcadia. Father's a credit specialist for Daily Variety; mother is non-pro.
Barbara Cohen, the award-winning author of more than 30 children's books including "Molly's Pilgrim," died Nov. 29 at her Bridgewater, N.J., home.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
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Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Former TriStar production topper Stephen Randall has been hired as president of the new, deep-pocketed development company Cinema Line Films.
Thomas H. Cannan Jr., senior administrator of production services for the Screen Actors Guild, died of cancer Nov. 29 at his home in Westlake Village. He was 58.
Meg Marguiles and Gregory Lipstone, Sept. 19, Brentwood. Bride's a freelance production associate; groom's a television packaging agent for the William Morris Agency.
Joanne Burns, VP of research for Buena Vista TV, has been promoted to supervise research for the studio's network television arm as well. Burns joined the studio as exec director of research in 1989…
Frank Mann, 84, an engineer whose friendship with Howard Hughes led to a starring role in the "Amos 'n' Andy" radio show and to his participation with the "Spruce Goose" seaplane, died.
John I. White, the voice of the singing Lonesome Cowboy of the NBC radio show "Death Valley Days," died Nov. 26 of heart disease. He was 90.
Clem Beauchamp, a stuntman/production manager and one of only a handful of assistant directors to win an Academy Award, died Nov. 14 in Santa Rosa of natural causes. He was 94.