Ralph Kamon, longtime senior VP of business and legal affairs at Paramount Pictures, has been hired by the Los Angeles law firm of Arter, Hadden, Lawler, Felix & Hall. Showtime Networks Inc. vice…
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.
Veteran character actor and distinctive voice artist Sterling Holloway, 87, died Nov. 22 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Los Angeles of cardiac arrest.
Ilse Lahn Waitzenkorn, 90, an agent, story editor and literary agent, died Nov. 18 at the Sherman Oaks Hospital of heart failure.
Services were held Nov. 15 for film editor Alan Howard Balsam, 42, who died Nov. 13 in Los Angeles of complications from AIDS.
Actress Diane Varsi, who was nominated for an Academy Award for her first screen appearance as Lana Turner's troubled daughter in "Peyton Place," died Nov. 19 at age 54.
Chrysalis Records Group chairman Chris Wright, citing dissatisfaction with his diminished role after selling his label to Thorn-EMI, will end his relationship with that company early next year and…
John C. Foreman, producer of "Prizzi's Honor,""Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" and a number of other memorable films, died last Friday of a heart attack in Beverly Hills. He was 67.
Julie Resh has been upped to the newly created post of VP, TV production and development, for the Samuel Goldwyn Co.