Lyric soprano Dorothy Kirsten French, who rose to opera stardom and dedicated her later years to battling Alzheimer's disease, died yesteday of complications from a stroke. She was 82.
John J. Cascella, a veteran keyboard player for the John Mellencamp band, was found dead in his car Nov. 14.
Karla Vinson is joining Reeves Entertainment as VP of TV movies and miniseries, reporting to exec veepee of network programming Rob Kenneally. The addition of Vinson fills a void left by the…
Decade-long associates Edward R. Pressman and Caldecot Chubb are parting ways , citing philosophical differences.
A memorial service will be held today at 1 p.m. at the Hollywood Presbyterian Church for Larry Decker-Smith, who died Sunday at his home in Los Angeles of AIDS-complicated cancer.
Sony Pictures Entertainment named Jim and Barrie Loeks co-chairs of its 885 -screen Loews Theatres yesterday, giving the husband-and-wife team the reins of the oldest exhibition company in the United…
Ray Singer, 76, radio and TV comedy writer, died Monday of cancer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. A native of New York City, Singer sold freelance material to nightclub comics before landing his…
MCA Music Entertainment Group yesterday tapped former Ogden Entertainment exec Fred Ordower for the new position of executive VP, live entertainment, consolidating the activities of MCA Concerts…
CBS News general assignment reporter Regina Blakely has been named the CBS Newsnet correspondent in Washington, D.C. Blakely will be based in the network's D.C. offices and report on various topics.
MGM has promoted Monique Stephansen to vice president of international marketing.