Veteran television and radio comedy writer Laurence Marks, 77, died Jan. 1 in Los Angeles following a stroke. He had been in declining health recently.
Gary Gerberg, co-producer and director on Fox TV series "Code 3," died Dec. 29 at his Santa Monica home of a heart attack.
Lifted to a November sweeps win in part by the miniseries "The Jacksons: An American Dream," ABC will go back to the Michael Jackson well in February via a 90-minute live Oprah Winfrey interview with…
Former Levine/Schneider Public Relations senior account executive Staci Wolfe has ankled the firm to enter into partnership with Eddie Michaels & Associates.
Karen Teischer and Andy Cohen, two key development exex at Permut Presentations, have abruptly ankled the company, sources confirmed Friday.
Les Hinton, recently named to the expanded seven-member board of Fox Inc., has been given the new position of chairman-CEO of Fox News, placing him over both news president Van Gordon Sauter and Fox…
Robert K. Gault, a veteran of the Busch Entertainment and Sea World organizations, has been tapped to be president and chief operating office of Universal Studios Hollywood, a part of the MCA…
In anticipation of their ramped-up movie production schedule, Paramount Pictures has hired Tom Levine as a production veep for the Motion Picture Group, sources confirmed yesterday.
There's a first time for everything, and for Spike Lee that means he finally has an agent, signing yesterday with International Creative Management, seven years after directing his first feature film.
Creative executive Rick Hess confirmed yesterday that he has ankled TriStar Pictures to accept an equity position and management post at the Pleskow-Spikings Partnership, which was launched in…