Time Warner has named Timothy A. Boggs senior VP of public policy and promoted Carol Melton, Art Sackler and Joan Nicolais Sumner to vice presidents.
Child actor-turned-film editor Ronald Sinclair died recently of respiratory failure. He was 68.
Kathryn Gentile, a retired switchboard operator for RKO, died Nov. 14 of cardiopulmonary arrest at the Motion Picture and Television Hospital in Woodland Hills.
Sandy Grushow has become the top programming executive at Fox Broadcasting Co. with his promotion to president of the Fox Entertainment Group. The move has been expected since Peter Chernin vacated…
Bobby Russell, who wrote such pop hits as "Little Green Apples,""Honey" and "The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia," has died at age 52.
Frank Mann, 84, an engineer whose friendship with Howard Hughes led to a starring role in the "Amos 'n' Andy" radio show and to his participation with the "Spruce Goose" seaplane, died.
John I. White, the voice of the singing Lonesome Cowboy of the NBC radio show "Death Valley Days," died Nov. 26 of heart disease. He was 90.
Veteran journalist and former Daily Variety reporter Will Tusher died Wednesday at Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Woodland Hills of heart failure. He was 77.
Producer-writer Roseanne Ehrlich, a former executive at Paramount Pictures and Jaffe/Lansing Prods., has formed Roseanne Ehrlich Prods.
Monty and Kathe Simons, a boy, Dalton Louis Earl, Sept. 20, Simi Valley Hospital.