Former Buena Vista Home Video exec VP Richard Cohen has been named to the new post of president and chief executive of International Cablecasting Technology's new European subsidiary.
Film producer and distributor Ralph B. Serpe, 81, died Oct. 24 in Tarzana of cancer. A longtime associate of Dino De Laurentiis, Serpe started his film career in the late 1940s when he served as VP…
Martin Gregg, 51, actor, legit entrepreneur and president of the North Park Theater Foundation in San Diego, died Oct. 11 in that city of complications from AIDS.
Viacom Entertainment's search for a successor to Dennis Gillespie, who stepped down last week as prexy of worldwide marketing, domestic features and off-net sales (Daily Variety, Oct. 22), has…
Maggie Comer Robinson, 88, whose methods of educating children and parents out of the poverty cycle were the subject of a book, a PBS docu and a funk/rock album, died Sept. 29 in an East Chicago…
Robert Catic, executive director of accounting services for Paramount Pictures, died Sept. 28 after a short illness.
Michael Grant, a personal manager, died in his sleep of apparent heart failure at his Beverly Hills home on Oct. 15.
Jackson Weaver, 72, a Washington, D.C., broadcaster who co-anchored WMAL-AM's morning drive-time slot for 32 years, died Oct. 20 of heart and kidney failure at Holy Cross Hospital there.