Northern Arts Entertainment Inc., the Massachussetts-based company, has appointed Alison Brantley VP of acquisitions for theatrical distribution.
Sumner Arthur Long, veteran TV writer and playwright who wrote the play "It's Never Too Late," died Jan. 6 in his sleep of cancer in Los Angeles.
Richard Branda, actor and writer, died Jan. 7 in Los Angeles after a five-year battle with colon cancer. He was 57.
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…
Sid Sidney, a violinist, music supervisor and music editor, died Nov. 18 of complications from Parkinson's disease.
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…