Charles B. (Hoppy) Hopkins, studio sound engineer, died Jan. 18 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Burbank after an illness.
KTLA has confirmed that program director Mark Sonnenberg will take over Monday as exec producer of the "KTLA Morning News" from Joel Tator, who is headed to Burbank to exec produce Tom Snyder's new…
Epic Records yesterday tapped entertainment attorney Alan Mintz to coordinate and oversee the daily operations of its West Coast office.
Bruce Resnikoff has been named senior VP and general manager, special markets and products, at MCA Music Entertainment Group.
William Link, one of the most prolific producers of one-hour series in TV history, has uprooted himself after a lengthy affiliation with Universal TV and will set up shop at Columbia Pictures TV, he…
Lawrence Rudolph has been named VP, production, at Nation Films, Michael Jackson's development and production arm based on the Sony Pictures Entertainment lot.
Univision TV Group yesterday named vet TV exec Carlos Barba as prexy-chief operating officer of its U.S. Spanish-language group.
Margaret French-Isaac has been hired as VP of production at Wendy Finerman Prods., bringing the former Paramount Pictures story editor to the TriStar-based production shingle, sources confirmed…
Tracy Ellis has joined E! Entertainment Television as director, affiliate marketing. Before joining E!, Ellis worked in publicity for Tiburon Entertainment Inc.
David Manchester, a bassoonist with the Metropolitan Opera orchestra in New York City for nearly 30 years, and father of singer Melissa Manchester, died Jan. 2 in Los Angeles after a long battle with…