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.
According to audience votes, "Comrades: Almost a Love Story," Peter Chan's comedy about a Chinese mainlander adrift in Hong Kong, was the most popular title of more than 200 pics showcased at the…
Julia Buchwald and Joe Gatta, May 24, New York City. Bride's a talent agent; groom's a literary agent at Paradigm.
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…
Ronnie Lane, bassist and co-founder of the Small Faces, the 1960s rock group that launched the careers of Rod Stewart and Ron Wood, died Wednesday in Trinidad, Colo., following a 20-year battle with…
Jeff Frankel has been upped to VP of marketing and product management for King World Direct, a direct-marketing subsidiary of King World Prods. Inc.
Kasdan Pictures, which has a first-look deal with Disney Studios, has named indie producer Linda Goldstein-Knowlton as president, the company confirmed Monday.