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.
Mark M. Weinstein has been named senior VP of government affairs at Viacom International Inc., a unit of Viacom Inc.
Lynn and Craig Jacobson, a girl, Hillary Erica, Jan. 8, L.A. Mother is a former CBS exec and VP of Orion Pictures.
Actor Irv Schwartz died Wednesday of brain cancer in Santa Monica. He was 75.
Elizabeth Wershow and Greg Grunberg, Dec. 19, L.A. Bride is non-pro; groom is an actor/writer.
The network news landscape changed again yesterday with the promotion of ABC News veteran Bob Murphy to senior VP for hard news.