ABC has tapped Peter Murphy, a longtime exec at parent Walt Disney Co., to replace Ronald Doerfler as its new chief financial officer.
Anthony Michael Hall — who has starred in such coming-of-age hit comedies as “The Breakfast Club,” “Sixteen Candles” and “Weird Science” — has signed with the Paul Kohner Agency, where he’ll be…
Cynthia Farrelly and Zen Gesner, a boy, Finn Harry Gesner, July 24, Capetown, South Africa. Mother is an entertainment attorney for Lichter, Grossman & Nichols; father’s an actor. * * * Lori and…
TCI Satellite Entertainment (TSAT) will make its senior VP of marketing and sales Chris Sophinos acting president until the company becomes absorbed into Primestar, the direct broadcast satellite…
Universal Studios has appointed computer-industry vet Alice H. Lusk to the newly created position of exec vice president and chief technology officer, the studio announced Friday.
Arlene Nakaoka and Frank Balkin, Aug. 10, Santa Monica. Bride’s non-pro; groom’s an agent for the Irv Schechter Co. * * * Chee-Yun Kim and Eugene Sung-Kyun Kim, Aug. 16, New York City. Bride’s…
Sharon Stone has left Creative Artists Agency after a year with the percentery. As of Friday, the actress had not signed with another agency.
Stacy and Mitchell Lieb, a girl, Jordan Alexis, July 23, New York. Mother’s VP of creative development for EMI Music Publishing: father’s senior VP of soundtracks/A&R for Hollywood Records. * * *…
Adding another block to the foundation of its nascent TV division, Polygram TV has tapped Saban Entertainment veteran Mark Lieber to spearhead the company's push into the worldwide kidvid arena.
Virgin Interactive Entertainment prexy Martin Alper, one of computer gaming and entertainment's most visible CEOs, is being named chairman of the firm, sources said Friday. As a result, he may have…
Reed Manville has been tapped senior vice president, international channels, at Paramount Television Group and will oversee the studio's expanding foreign pay TV channel investments.