ZDF Enterprises, a newly founded division of the German pubcaster, has named top exex and voted in its board of directors.
Gary Essert, 54, who founded and ran both the Los Angeles International Film Exposition and the American Cinematheque, died yesterday at his home in Los Angeles of complications from AIDS.
Donald B. Levy is leaving his post as executive director of production publicity for Paramount Pictures to return to unit publicity and, he hopes, eventually realize his ambitions to be a producer.
Warner Bros. veteran Robert Heffner has retired from his position as southern district manager after 40 years of service.
A month after leaving his role as production VP at MTV, Joel Gallen has set up shop in Los Angeles and is doing business as Tenth Planet, a new production outlet.
Newly appointed head of the ITV net Marcus Plantin has added another key player to his senior team by naming Vernon Lawrence controller of drama and entertainment.
Late yesterday, production exec Randy Castleman confirmed rumors that he's ankling his position at production company Interscope Communications to join Jodie Foster's Egg Prods.
Hilary Estey has been uppedfrom director to VP of development for Telepictures Prods. In her new role, Estey, a former researcher with Lorimar Telepictures, will supervise the company's firstrun…
Services will be held at 11 a.m. today at Eden Cemetery, Mission Hills, for Louis Goldberg, longtime comptroller and head of the accounting department at the William Morris Agency, who died Dec. 13…
Claudia Lewis has been appointed to the newly created position of VP of production at Addis Wechsler, the management/production company headed by Keith Addis and Nick Wechsler.