Robin McMillan has been upped to VP of public relations at Showtime Networks Inc., a new post, based in Universal City.
Jazz bassist Keith (Red) Mitchell died Nov. 8 of a heart attack and stroke in Oregon. He was 65. Mitchell was a pianist who switched to double bass as an Army musician in Germany.
Motion Picture trade journalist Richard Gertner died of heart failure Sept. 14 at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital in Manhattan. He was 66.
Ron Bair, a former mayor and longtime local television personality, died Nov. 6 of cancer in San Diego.
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.
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…
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.
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.
Regina Carrol, 49, actress who frequently starred in films directed by her husband, Al Adamson, died Nov. 4 in St. George, Utah, of cancer.
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.