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…
Thomas J. Andrews, president of Extended Wings Inc., a company specializing in the creation and execution of film and music marketing campaigns, died Oct. 28 of AIDS. He was 37.
Vet Spanish film director Jose Luis Saenz de Heredia, an icon of cinema under the Franco dictatorship, died of a pulmonary disease in Madrid on Nov. 4 at age 81.
Guy Pastor, 55, a singer/pianist/conductor, died Oct. 28 in Los Angeles of a heart attack. Pastor was about to embark on a two-month concert tour of Japan.
Yale Fischman, an attorney, CPA and a motion picture controller, died in Los Angeles Oct. 26 of natural causes. He was 88.
Cynthia Wilson and Spencer Gould, Oct. 10, BevHills. Bride is exec assistant to Meyer Gottlieb, prexy of the Samuel Goldwyn Co.
Tom Jacobson was named yesterday to succeed 20th Century Fox worldwide production prexy Roger Birnbaum, who is leaving to join his former boss Joe Roth as a producing partner in the latter's new…
John H. Davis, who played a tough kid in the "Our Gang" films of the 1920s before pursuing a medical career, died Nov. 3 of respiratory failure at St. John's Hospital & Health Center, where he had…