Mark M. Weinstein has been named senior VP of government affairs at Viacom International Inc., a unit of Viacom Inc.
Sammy Cahn, one of the most renowned and celebrated lyricists of the past six decades, died Friday of congestive heart failure at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in L.A.
Mary Lazar, 60, wife for more than 30 years of noted talent agent Irving "Swifty" Lazar, died Thursday at their home in Beverly Hills of cancer.
Three former high-ranking Viacom exex have formed Tele-Film Entertainment, which will specialize in domestic TV syndication on behalf of outside producers and later expand into firstrun projects of…
Rita Burton has been promoted to senior VP of production at the Carsey-Werner Co., having most recently been VP in that area for the past year.
Veteran industry executive Milton Pickman died Jan. 15 at his Beverly Hills home. He was 84.
Betty Lamm, longtime CBS publicist, died Jan. 10 in Los Angeles of cancer.
Richard Weinstein has been named executive director of the Electronic Media Ratings Council, an organization that oversees the current media measurement systems. He replaces Mel Goldberg, who…
Diana Adams, a former lead dancer with the New York City Ballet and the American Ballet Theater, died Jan. 10 in Mark Twain-St. Joseph's Hospital in San Andreas, Calif., at age 66.
Lynn and Craig Jacobson, a girl, Hillary Erica, Jan. 8, L.A. Mother is a former CBS exec and VP of Orion Pictures.