Island Records has tapped Davitt Sigerson, the former chief of EMI Records, as its new prexy, sources said, with an official announcement coming as early as this week. Sigerson would fill the void…
What does three decades of starring in West End plays, miniseries and more than 50 movies, playing one of TV's most memorable vixens and meeting everyone worth knowing qualify one to do? Don a…
Miramax Films has hired John Polwrek for the newly created job of senior vice president, worldwide promotions.
Leslie Zeller and Todd Schwartz, Aug. 17, Coronado, Calif. Bride's publicist with Nickelodeon; groom's director of series and specials, East Coast for Lifetime Television. Both are based in New York…
Miramax Films co-chairmen Bob and Harvey Weinstein have promoted Cary Granat to president of Dimension Films, Miramax's genre banner.
Charles Frederick West, former head of Paramount Pictures' film editing department, died Aug. 31 of natural causes in Bradbury. He was 95.
Holly Leff and Barry Pressman, Aug. 24, Studio City. Bride's VP of worldwide Pay-Per-View for Universal Studios; groom's non-pro * * * Susan Cleary and Scott Warren Vyduna, Aug. 30, Santa Barbara…
Thelma (Toni) Kelman, one of the top children's agents in Hollywood for many years, died Sept. 4 of lung cancer at the La Costa home of her daughter, Sandra Kelman Mirisch. She was 72.
The MGM Worldwide Television Group has named Richard Phillips, a film, investment banking and cable industry exec, its exec VP of MGM Networks.
Jerry Glover has been tapped managing director of the National Geographic Channel in the U.K., Scandinavia and Australia.