Larry and Penny Hoff, a boy, Brian Gunnar, Sept. 25, New York. Father is a correspondent for WNYW-TV's "Good Day New York." Mother is non-pro.
Disney-owned indie KCAL-TV confirmed yesterday that it has hired Michael Binkow as the station's new VP of programming and development.
Director Julianne Boyd was elected president of the Society of Stage Directors & Choreographers at the group's annual meeting Monday. Boyd, the first woman to head the society, succeeds Gene Saks.
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
Fox-owned KTTV yesterday named Tom Capra, former executive producer of NBC's "Today" show and KNBC-TV news director, as the station's new general manager. The announcement follows KTTV's lengthy…
Veteran ABC News correspondent Tom Schell has been named director of communications for the Motion Picture Export Assn. of America's worldwide anti-piracy operations.
Bob Merlis was promoted yesterday to senior VP/director of media relations for Warner Bros. Records. Announcement was made by company chairman Mo Ostin.
Dennis Keith Sullivan, who served as broadcast counsel for CBS Inc. for the last 16 years, died of complications from AIDS on Oct. 20 in Falls Church, Va. He was 50.
Less than a week after Brandon Tartikoff abruptly resigned his post as Paramount Pictures chairman, industry watchers are trying to figure out who will end up as his replacement.
Elektra Records said yesterday that Ruben Rodriguez has resigned as head of the label's urban music department in order to concentrate on his duties as president of his Elektra-distributed imprint…
The funeral for Hollywood pioneer Hal Roach, who created "Our Gang" and teamed Stan Laurel with Oliver Hardy, will be open to the public, a spokesman said.