The entertainment industry lost one of its entrepreneurial visionaries yesterday when Steven J. Ross, chairman and co-chief executive of Time Warner Inc., succumbed to prostate cancer. He was 65.
Toper Taylor has been promoted from vice president of television at Nelvana Entertainment to senior VP of the whole company in Los Angeles, as the Toronto-based company steps up its U.S. TV…
Mark Goodson, the prolific producer/creator of some of TV's top-rated gameshows, including "The Price Is Right" and "Family Feud," died Friday of cancer. He was 77.
Ken Burgess and Diana Wilkin have joined Fox Net -- Fox Broadcasting Co.'s satellite-delivered program service -- as general sales managers of local offices in Corpus Christi, Texas, and Wilmington…
Preparing to move into high gear with a slate of film projects, Bregman/Baer Prods. has named Charles O. Glenn president of marketing.
J.J. Jamieson has been promoted to director, miniseriesand movies for TV, at NBC Entertainment, having most recently been manager in that area. Jamieson began his career at the network as a page in…
Larry Sullivan, 46, longtime U.S. TV producer and a pioneer of cable programming, died here Dec. 15 of a stroke.
Bill Coveny will join Fox Broadcasting Co. as VP of current programming, ankling his post as director of current programs at CBS.
Retired WBTV sportscaster Jim Thacker died Dec. 15 of a stroke.
Marion S. Maazel, a youth orchestra manager who was the mother of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's music director, Lorin Maazel, died Dec. 12 of cardiac arrest. She was 98.