Stephen Weinheimer has been named to the new position of senior vice president of promotion production for Fox Broadcasting Co., reporting to George Greenberg, executive vice president of marketing.
CBS has named a new general manager of its Boston O&O station in the first exec shift under new CBS Stations prexy Mel Karmazin.
Warren M. Lewis, one of the original founder-owners of Four Star Prods. and a veteran TV producer of such series as "Peter Gunn" and "Mr. Lucky," died March 28 of natural causes at his home in Studio…
Frederick J. (Erik) Magrath III, a personal manager, died April 17 of a heart attack at his home in Reseda. He was 45.
Julie and Kevin Abbott, a boy, Jacob Alexander, April 4, Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena. Mother's non-pro; father's a writer-producer. * * * Kathryn and Arnold Rudnick, a girl, Lauren Margo…
Simon Kenny has been tapped senior VP and managing director at Walt Disney Television Intl. (Latin America) and will oversee the regional office located in Miami.
Virginia Mary Nilsson, an employee of the Screen Actors Guild for nearly 35 years, died May 20 following a short battle with cancer. She was 74.
Fox Kids Network has named Nancy McIsaac Redford to the new post of associate VP-programming and public affairs.
More than 1,500 people turned out to board 20th Century Fox's "Speed 2: Cruise Control," the sea-faring follow-up to the 1995 surprise hit, Monday night at the Cineplex Odeon Century Plaza.
Jazz trumpeter Adolphus (Doc) Cheatham, who played with three generations of artists from Bessie Smith and Cab Calloway to recent up-and-comers, died in Washington on June 2, two days after…