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Lillian Birnbaum

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Lillian Birnbaum, mother of casting director and TV writer Harriet Helberg, died Dec. 15 at her home in Marina Del Rey following a lengthy bout with colon cancer. She was 76. A native of New York…

Francis Feighan

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Francis Feighan, longtime publicist and entertainment reporter, died of a heart attack Dec. 27, 1996, at his home in Los Angeles. He was 53. A native of Cleveland, Feighan moved in 1965 to Los…

LIT PICKS

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Gossip columnist tells all Hyperion Books has inked a seven-figure deal with gossip columnist Liz Smith to write her memoirs. The as-yet-untitled tome will span Smith’s career, beginning in the…

NEW TOON LAWSUIT

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As a federal court trial over ownership of the rights to “Rocky & Bullwinkle” got under way Friday, cartoon-ist Ted Key has filed a separate lawsuit seeking a court-ordered accounting of profits…

Centauro, Unapix pact

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MEXICO CITY – Unapix Entertainment of New York and Centauro Comunicaciones of Colombia have partnered to form Vistapix, a production and distribution house for Spanish-lingo markets. Vistapix will be…

HITCHED

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Benita Allen and Peter Honess, Nov. 2, 1996, Las Vegas. Bride’s first-assistant director for the DreamWorks production, “Mousehunt.” Groom’s a film editor for New Regency’s “L.A. Confidential.”…

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