James F. Cardwell and Edward J. Byrnes have been promoted to executive veepees at Warner Home Video in domestic and international, respectively, as part of the restructuring of the company.
Audrey Hepburn, the Oscar-winning actress known for her charm and elegance in such films as "Roman Holiday,""My Fair Lady" and "Charade," died yesterday at her home in Tolochenaz, Switzerland. The…
Witt-Thomas and Witt-Thomas-Harris Prods. confirmed yesterday that Gary Levine has been named prexy of its new TV wing as part of an expansion in the area (Daily Variety, Dec. 15).
Dominick and Karen Bruno, a boy, Nicholas James, Dec. 10, West Hills.
Cynthia J. Basciani has been named VP, programming and acquisitions, at Capital Cities/ABC Video Publishing. She will supervise the production and acquisition of programming for the newly created…
Changes at Group W Television continued yesterday, with James E.C. (Jerry) Eaton being elevated to VP of programming for the company, reporting to Jonathan Klein, who was recently named president.
Funeral services for Charles B. (Hoppy) Hopkins, who died Jan. 18, will be held today at 11 a.m. at Forest Lawn, Hollywood Hills.
Guy Bonson Hemric, 61, who wrote lyrics for "Beach Blanket Bingo" and other beach movies starring Annette Funicello and Frankie Avalon, died Jan. 10 of cancer.
Manitoba-based CanWest Global Communications has announced the creation of an international division to be headed by Charles Weber, former president and CEO of Lucasfilm Ltd.
Memorial services for Louis Mattioli will be held Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the Theatre at St. Peter's Church, 619 Lexington Ave. at 54th Street, NYC. In lieu of flowers, family suggests donations in…