CBS' TV station group named longtime Westinghouse exec Joseph Berwanger to the new post of exec VP of sales, seeking to fulfill a mission by CBS Stations chief Mel Karmazin to boost revenue at the…
The Motion Picture Assn. of America has named Vans Stevenson to the post of senior vice president of state legislation.
Dana Precious and Josh Goldstine, both veepees of creative advertising at the Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group, have had their stripes upgraded, simultaneously becoming senior veeps in the same…
David Fresco, a blacklisted film and TV character actor whose career was resurrected in the 1960s, died July 18 at home in Los Angeles after a short bout with cancer. He was 87.
Buena Vista Television has named Linda Beal managing talent producer for its upcoming syndie latenight strip "The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show."
Carol Forman, an actress who first appeared on the silver screen in 1946 portraying Raymond Burr's girlfriend in "San Quentin," died July 9 of natural causes at St. Joseph's Hospital in Burbank. She…
Barry Diller's HSN Inc. has tapped Nickelodeon Intl. veteran Jon Miller as president and CEO of HSNi Broadcasting, the newly formed corporate umbrella for the Silver King Broadcasting and SF…
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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.