Sandy Rice will return to her alma mater, public relations agency Rogers & Cowan, as vice president of the firm's motion pictures group, following stints at PMK and most recently, Columbia TriStar…
Meredith Broadcasting prexy Phil Jones has ankled the company after an 18-year career, replaced by a publishing exec with no TV experience.
Gloria Telford, widow of writer-director-producer Frank Telford, died Oct. 5, 1997 of natural causes at her home in Pennsylvania.
John Elliot Pearson, chairman of Fairhill Media Corp. and also a veteran writer and international television and film distributor, died Sept. 26 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center of complications due to…
Dick Marx, composer and father of recording artist Richard Marx, died of heart failure on Aug. 12 as a result of injuries sustained in an auto accident in Highland Park, Ill. He was 73.
Almira Malyshev has been upped to VP, international sales, at Kinnevik Media Properties. Handling worldwide sales for Kinnevik outside the U.S., Malyshev worked for New York-based Hexon before…
Choreographer and dancer James J. Starbuck, who earned two Emmy Awards and worked on Broadway, died Aug. 13 of pancreatic cancer at his home in Beverly Hills. He was 85.
Karen Miller and Tim Homan, a girl, Olivia Eugenia Homan, Sept. 3, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother’s a producer for Warner Bros. Television; father is non-pro. * * * Holly K. Rosen and Eric…
Michael Bender, who was one of the producers on "Beetlejuice" for Warner Bros. in 1988, died Oct. 3 of AIDS complications at Tarzana Encino Hospital. He was 51.
Desiree Gruber has been promoted to vice president of entertainment at Rogers & Cowan, a major public relations agency in entertainment and other businesses. In the post, she is responsible for…