Newly installed Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) prexy Meryl Marshall has appointed six communications executives to the ATAS executive committee for one-year terms, effective immediately.
Former Lucasfilm exec Patrick Artiaga has joined San Francisco-based Dolby Labs as director of distributor relations.
Lucinda and Peter Czernin, a girl, Audrey Serena Czernin, Aug. 13, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother’s non-pro; father’s president of Di Novi Pictures. * * * Tracy Katz Paladini and Mark Paladini…
American Sky Broadcasting CFO Paul F. Haggerty has been named executive vice president and CFO of Fox TV, replacing Larry Jacobson, who is now president of the Fox TV Network.
Linda Pearl, a girl, Olivia, 2, adopted Aug. 20, Astrakhan, Russia. Mother’s a production designer.
Yair Landau has been promoted to executive VP for corporate development and strategic planning at Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Jeffrey Freedman has been named director of business affairs for the Paramount Motion Picture Group.
The 16th annual Vancouver Intl. Film Festival wrapped Sunday after two weeks, during which 285 features and shorts were unspooled for the biggest-ever fest audience --- more than 120,000.
Warner Bros. TV has promoted two business affairs executives. Roni Mueller and Karen Cease have both been upped to senior vice presidents of business affairs, reporting to Craig Hunegs, exec VP of…
MGM has tapped longtime independent media relations specialist Craig Parsons for the newly created position of senior VP of corporate communications and investor relations, starting immediately, the…