Los Angeles' 14th Israel Film Festival will unspool Nov. 5-20 at Laemmle's Music Hall.
John Ashley, who started as an actor in hot rod and beach party movies and who became a successful producer of such hits as "The A-Team" and "Walker, Texas Ranger," died Oct. 4 of a heart attack on…
Rysher Entertainment has appointed Mel Efros to the newly created post of senior VP of production.
Guests at last week's premiere of Columbia Pictures-Mandalay Entertainment's "I Know What You Did Last Summer" at the Hollywood Galaxy Theater seemed plucked from the yearbook pages of TV's freshman…
Philadelphia-based Electronic Retail Network has tapped David Proctor VP, Western region, heading up the company’s new West Coast office. Joining ERN from Century Communications, Proctor will handle…
Media giant Bertelsmann AG has added Klaus Eierhoff to its board of directors. On Jan. 1, 1998, Eierhoff, 44, will take over responsibility for the group's multimedia activities and Bertelsmann media…
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 Baker/Winokur/Ryder senior VP Steven Jensen has ankled the PR firm to form Myriad Entertainment.
Former Lucasfilm exec Patrick Artiaga has joined San Francisco-based Dolby Labs as director of distributor relations.
In a move highlighting the studio's expanded emphasis on feature acquisitions, Paramount has upped former acquisitions VP John Ferraro to senior VP worldwide acquisitions and co-productions for its…