Publicist Max Bercutt, 83, died Oct. 23 in Tucson of cardiovascular ailments. Bercutt worked in Warner Bros. publicity from 1948-68, heading the department for 15 years.
Time Warner has named Timothy A. Boggs senior VP of public policy and promoted Carol Melton, Art Sackler and Joan Nicolais Sumner to vice presidents.
Producer-writer Roseanne Ehrlich, a former executive at Paramount Pictures and Jaffe/Lansing Prods., has formed Roseanne Ehrlich Prods.
Monty and Kathe Simons, a boy, Dalton Louis Earl, Sept. 20, Simi Valley Hospital.
Bud Stone has been appointed president of Film House in Toronto, in addition to his role as president of Deluxe Laboratories in Hollywood, according to Jim Downer, managing director of the Rank Film…
Veteran journalist and former Daily Variety reporter Will Tusher died Wednesday at Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Woodland Hills of heart failure. He was 77.
Michel Bouskila, managing director of UIP's Australian operation, suddenly ankled after little more than a year at the helm.
Joanne Burns, VP of research for Buena Vista TV, has been promoted to supervise research for the studio's network television arm as well. Burns joined the studio as exec director of research in 1989…
Roy Acuff, hailed as "the king of country music" during 54 years on the Grand Ole Opry, and founder of one of country music's largest publishing companies, died here yesterday from congestive heart…
David Bright, a musical conductor, arranger and pianist, was killed in a head-on collision near his home in Palm Springs on Nov. 9. He was 49.