Diane Dogali, a location auditor for Warner Bros. Television, died May 1 of respiratory failure while visiting her daughter in Lafayette, La. She was believed to be in her 50s.
Reid Shelton, the thespian who originated the role of Daddy Warbucks in the Broadway production of "Annie," died June 8 in Portland, Ore., of a stroke. He was 72.
Actor Robert Mitchum, whose tough-talking, rough-living macho film persona was nourished as much by his off-screen exploits as by the roles he played, died Tuesday in his sleep at his Santa Barbara…
Eugene Vale, an author, screenwriter and teacher perhaps best known for his first novel, "The 13th Apostle," which stayed on the New York Times bestseller list for more than 30 weeks, died May 2 of…
Chinese pic "The Opium War" (Yapian Zhanzheng) will be screening as part of the official competition at the upcoming Montreal World Film Festival, and this year's edition, set to run Aug. 22 to Sept…
Fox Searchlight president Lindsay Law has upped James Wilson to director of production and Matthew Gannon to creative exec at the 20th Century Fox arthouse division.
The 15th annual Munich Film Festival, Germany's most important non-competition festival, begins July 28 in the Bavarian capital.
DTH broadcaster Sky Latin America has hired four new executives for senior management posts.
Telepictures Prods. has promoted Kevin E. Fortson to the newly created post of senior VP of production. Fortson has been VP of production for Warner Bros.' Telepictures since 1993.
Sugar Glider Studios has tapped Amanda Mosher president. Based in Arcadia, the singer-songwriter is the granddaughter of “Leave It To Beaver” and “The Munsters” creator Bob Mosher Sr. * * * Danny…