New Line Prods. has named Helena Echegoyen director of development and promoted Janis Chaskin to executive story editor.
A celebration of life will be held in memory of producer and former Warner Bros. executive Mark Rosenberg at noon Friday at the Writers Guild Theater at 135 S. Doheny in Beverly Hills.
Regina Carrol, 49, actress who frequently starred in films directed by her husband, Al Adamson, died Nov. 4 in St. George, Utah, of cancer.
Keith Keeler Walsh, 40, composer-synthesist who recorded under the name Keeler, died Sept. 25 at Jersey City Medical Center of a massive cerebral hemorrhage related to HIV infection.
Leroy Lusk, who served as camera optical supervisor for Mercer Titles and Optical Effects since 1986, died of a heart attack on Oct. 30 at St. Joseph's Hospital.
Laurel Cronin, 53, an actress, singer and dancer, died Oct. 26 in Chicago from cancer. Cronin moved to Los Angeles two years ago after a 30-year career in Chicago theater.
Motion Picture trade journalist Richard Gertner died of heart failure Sept. 14 at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital in Manhattan. He was 66.
New Line Cinema has appointed Scott Hyneryager assistant division manager for the company's distribution central division. He will be based in New Line's Chicago office. Before joining New Line, he…
Ron Bair, a former mayor and longtime local television personality, died Nov. 6 of cancer in San Diego.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has named Patricia Mayer general counsel of its entertainment business group and promoted Amy Rosen to VP of MGM licensing and merchandising.