The jazz world is mourning the loss of one of its elder statesmen--trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, who died yesterday at age 75.
In a move to expand its growing international comedy franchise, Just For Laughs has named former IMAX veep Andre Picard to head its European headquarters in Paris.
ITC Entertainment Group chairman Alan R. Buggy has ended his relationship with the company "to pursue other interests," according to a terse statement released yesterday.
"ABC World News Tonight" executive producer Paul Friedman is expected to be named a vice president of ABC News early next week.
Karen Hermelin has been promoted to New Line Cinema's VP of research and strategy, responsible for designing and researching domestic marketing plans and implementing market research on produced or…
Vivienne Segal, best known as Vera Simpson in the Broadway production of "Pal Joey," died Dec. 29 of natural causes at Westside Hospital. She was 95.
Elektra Records yesterday tapped three new executives to head up a revamped marketing department, naming Ellen Darst, Jim Henke and Jeff Jones to its team.
Sony Pictures Entertainment announced that Janel Clausen has been promoted to VP of risk management, bumping her up from her assistant treasurer's post.
Clyde M. Reed Jr., a newspaper editor and publisher in Kansas for more than 40 years, died Jan. 3 at age 78.
Backed with some of his own funds and some provided by others, Lifetime president Thomas Burchill has purchased a majority position in the country's third largest television station rep firm Petry.