John Howard, retired director of press information for CBS-TV and a former CBS-TV publicist, died July 9 of cancer at the Valley Presbyterian Hospital in Van Nuys. He was 71.
Donyell Kennedy and Suli McCullough, a girl, Kennedy Rue McCullough, Oct. 18, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother's a personal manager; father's writer-performer on “Vibe.” * * * Emilie Shiver-Golub…
Jill Sobel Messick has joined Miramax Films as vice president of development. Messick was previously a manager at Addis/Wechsler & Associates, where her clients included Chloe Sevigny ("Kids") and…
The Aspen Filmfest is accepting entries for the Aspen Shortsfest, which runs April 1-5.
Salome Breziner and E. Alexander Kelly, Oct. 25, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Bride's film director; groom's a media consultant for Booz, Allen, Hamilton. * * * Karen Flanzbaum and Stuart Cassell, Oct…
Dave Clark has been named senior VP of finance for Universal Studios Operations Group.
Consolidated Film Industries, one of the country's largest motion picture film processing and post-production facilities, has tapped Bob Beitcher, an entertainment industry vet with expertise in the…
E! Entertainment Television has bumped up Jonathan Sichel to VP, business and legal affairs. Advancing from his biz & legal director post, Sichel will be responsible for overseeing E!'s business and…
Steven M. Ross has been promoted to executive vice president of worldwide promotions and product placement at 20th Century Fox Licensing and Merchandising.
Paul Brooks is ankling as chief executive of Metrodome Films, the publicly listed British film company he founded and in which he remains the single largest shareholder.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar