Primetime, the international TV distribution company, has appointed Christina Thomas as head of U.S. sales, based in New York.
Denholm Elliott, 70, distinguished British screen and stage actor, died Oct. 6 at his home in Ibiza, Spain, of complications arising from AIDS.
Eddie Kendricks, whose clear falsetto punctuated such hits for the Temptations as "Get Ready" and "The Way You Do the Things You Do," has died of lung cancer at 52.
Set designer and art director Marvin Summerfield, 79, died Sept. 13 at St. John's Hospital in Santa Monica of cancer.
Richard D. Lindheim has been named exec VP of the Paramount TV Group, reuniting the former Universal TV exec with Kerry McCluggage, as expected (Daily Variety, Aug. 19).
Warner New Media announced yesterday the departure of Stan Cornyn, the group's founder and longtime leader.
Showtime Event Television has named three people to staff positions, expanding the Showtime unit's roster.
Edward H. Gottesman, 41, an artist and theatrical set designer, died Sept. 28 of AIDS complications at the Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Oakland.
Tom Connor has been upped to VP of creative services for Paramount Domestic TV after serving as exec director of advertising and promotion since 1989.
Rebecca Foster and Stuart Gross, Aug. 14, Big Sur. Bride is non-pro.