Jonathan Klein has been named president of Group W Television, replacing Bill Korn who was recently named president of the Westinghouse Broadcasting Co.
Stella Adler, one of the theater's great actresses and teachers who coached such people as Marlon Brando and Shelley Winters, died in her sleep early yesterday at her Los Angeles home. She was 91…
Jonathan Guttenberg has been appointed director for business development and operations at Viacom New Media, a division of Viacom International Inc. Kenneth Miller has been named technical director…
Cathy Creany, a key player in the recent battle between CBS and its affiliate board, has been named VP and general manager at WFAA-TV, the A.H. Belo Corp.-owned ABC affiliate in Dallas.
Capital Cities/ABC Video Enterprises reshuffled its top executives yesterday, naming Archie C. Purvis president of Capital Cities/ABC Video Prods. and promoting Joseph Y. Abrams to replace Purvis as…
Bruce Kaplan, an expert in folk and ethnic music who founded Flying Fish Records, died Dec. 15 of viral meningitis.
Dawn Steel is packing her bags and will be leaving the Disney nest, as expected, when her exclusive indie production deal closes out next April.
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.