Michael Firmature, a publicist, died Dec. 3 of complications from AIDS. He was 36.
Michael Hamill has joined Pacific Arts Video as chief financial officer, reporting to George Steele, president and chief operating officer.
Cynthia A. Parsons and Wayne Cummings McDaniel, Nov. 14, Boston. Bride's a producer for NBC Television in New York.
Gary Mascaro, choreographer and fight director for the L.A., New York and Italian productions of "Tamara," died Dec. 2 of complications due to AIDS. He was 43.
Dennis Johnson, senior VP of original programming, West Coast, for Showtime Networks, Inc. has been elected president of the National Assn. of Minorities in Cable.
Dena Fischer has a new title at New Regency Prods.: vice president of creative affairs.
Charlie Williams, songwriter, publisher, actor and radio personality, died of cancer Oct. 15 in Nashville. He was 62.
Matt Gerson and Susan Kaplan, a girl, Jessica Michelle Gerson, Nov. 11, in Washington, D.C. Father's VP of congressional affairs for the Motion Picture Assn. of America; mother's non-pro.
Herbert N. Dorfman will rejoin Orion Home Video in the newly created position of senior VP. Appointment is effective Dec. 14.
Audrey Hepburn will receive the Screen Actors Guild Achievement Award, the union's highest honor.