The Motion Picture Assn. of America has named Vans Stevenson to the post of senior vice president of state legislation.
Former CBS Prods. president Andrew Hill has been hired as president of programming for K-III Communication Corp.'s Channel One Network, a provider of educational television to schools.
As part of the ongoing celebrations of its milestone 30th anni, the American Film Institute hosted a cocktail reception Tuesday at Arnie Morton's of Chicago for friends, supporters and members of the…
Fox Sports Americas has promoted Andrew Thau to the position of vice president and general manager, the Latin American net announced on Wednesday.
Michelle DeVilling Solley and Ray Solley, a boy, Matthew Anderson, May 13, Torrance Memorial Hospital. Father’s a cable packaging agent for the William Morris Agency; mother’s non-pro. * * * Leslie…
Veteran screenwriter Larry Ferguson, author of such scripts as “Alien 3,” “The Hunt for Red October,” “Highlander,” “The Presidio” and “Beverly Hills Cop 2,” has signed with the William Morris…
Rebecca Kimball Thorp and Charles Harry Hutchinson, July 5, Cape Newagen, Maine. Bride’s an account supervisor for Porter Novelli public relations; groom’s an actor and voiceover artist.
The leather anniversary of the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival in March was laced with heavy distribber purchasing power as the maturing fest hit its third year.
Florence Maslow, a popular dancer from the 1920s who appeared in the "Ziegfeld Follies" and worked with Josephine Baker, and later toured the United States as part of the dance team Florence and…
Universal Studios Home Video has named Charlie Katz senior veep of marketing. He fills the void created by the departure of Craig Relyea, who joined DreamWorks late last year.