Charles "Honi" Coles, the elegant tap dancer who "made butterflies clumsy," died Thursday at age 81. Coles, who danced with the bands of Cab Calloway, Count Basie, Duke Ellington and Fats Waller…
Bret Sarnoff has been promoted to VP, controller, for the Carsey-Werner Co., responsible for financial reporting, treasury functions and production accounting. Sarnoff had been controller at the…
Nearly two weeks after Peter Chernin was named chairman of 20th Century Fox's film wing, Fox Broadcasting Co. staffers are still wondering who will replace him.
Scott McPherson, 33, actor and playwright who wrote the award-winning Off Broadway play "Marvin's Room," died Nov. 7 in Chicago of AIDS.
Jerome Andrews, 84, an American pioneer of modern dance whose partners included Martha Graham, died Oct. 26 in Paris.
Theodore Thomas, a musician whose band backed up such Motown acts as Stevie Wonder and Gladys Knight, died Nov. 7 at 84.
Raoul Andre, a French filmmaker who directed nearly two dozen comedies and police thrillers in the 1950s and '60s, died Nov. 3 after a long illness.
Sir Michael Checkland will step down as director-general of the British Broadcasting Corp. this Christmas, two months earlierthan planned, it was announced Tuesday. Deputy director-general John Birt…