Leroy (Buddy) Meade, a member of Painters Local 729, died of a heart attack Dec. 12 in Golden Shores, Ariz.
Howard G. Malley has been promoted to VP of production at Vin Di Bona Prods., supervising all projects, including a number of pilots.
Jennifer Raine Bissell, 60, film, stage and television actress, died Jan. 5 of a heart ailment in West L.A. London-born in 1932 to theatrical parents -- her father, actor Alan Napier, is best known…
Services will be held at 10 a.m. today at Rancho San Antonio in Chatsworth for writer Leslie Raddatz, who died Monday of complications from AIDS contracted via a blood transfusion.
EMI Records Group yesterday confirmed that former executive VP/general manager Daniel Glass will become its new president.
Turner Broadcasting Sales Inc. has promoted four executives within its international sales unit, raising two to the senior VP level and two others to the VP level.
Linda Corradina has been upped to senior VP of news and specials at MTV, where she has been a staple in the company's news wing since 1984.
Tad Z. Danielewski, who counted Martin Sheen, Sigourney Weaver, James Earl Jones and Mercedes Ruehl as students in his acting workshop, died Jan. 6 of cancer at his home. He was 71.
Michael Jackson has been the victim of widely published defamatory and false statements, according to a spokesman who also vowed the singer plans a more active role in combating rumors.
Sabrina Levitt has joined Showtime Networks Inc. as a senior publicist handling consumer public relations in the cabler's Los Angeles office. Levitt will handle press and public relations for…