Norm Gunzenhauser and Tom Seeley have resigned as exec producers on the NBC midseason series "Local Heroes," which stars David Keith and Bill Nunn.
Fresh from the completion of screenwriter Jeff Arch's "Sleepless in Seattle," Gary Foster Prods. has hired Josie Rosen as veepee of development and outlined a number of projects in development.
Following the major revamp of its movie production arm Tuesday (Daily Variety , Oct. 21), New Line Cinema's president of marketing Sandra Ruch has resigned her position, effective in January.
After protracted negotiations, International Creative Management officials confirmed yesterday that InterTalent Agency topper Bill Block and 12 of his associates have joined ICM, as expected (Daily…
Red Barber, 84, the pioneer baseball sportscaster, died Oct. 22 in Tallahassee, Fla., from an intestinal disorder.
Joanna Spak has been promoted to VP, finance at Walt Disney Network TV, overseeing all financial functions in that area, including accounting, budgeting and business planning. Spak has been director…
Spelling Films Intl. has restructured its distribution arm with the appointment of three executives to newly created posts.
Fred Birnbaum, 70, television advertising director of Variety for 18 years, died Oct. 16 in Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y., of a heart attack.
Eileen Woodbury has been appointed promotion director for Pirate Radio KQLZ-FM. She joined the Westwood One-owned station in 1990 as a promo coordinator and was later upped to assistant promo…
Ann Daly has been promoted to the newly created post of president of Buena Vista Home Video, North America, putting her atop a unit that produces $ 1 billion a year in revenue for the Walt Disney Co…