Comedy Central has promoted John Cucci to senior VP and chief financial officer. Cucci will oversee strategic planning and financial matters for the network, a 50-50 joint venture of Viacom and Time…
MGM announced on Wednesday the promotion of Tom Malanga, a 10-year vet of the television division, to the post of executive vice president for finance and strategic planning for the studio's…
Julia Kalcheim and Andrew Gunn, June 29, Malibu. Bride’s television literary agent at ICM; groom’s exec at Great Oaks Entertainment. * * * Suzanne Todd and Douglas Aarniokoski, July 19, Beverly…
Imagine Entertainment has upped Jim Whitaker to vice president of production at the Ron Howard and Brian Grazer-run production company.
Universal Pictures has hired former E! Entertainment Television exec Patricia M. Robinson for the new position of vice president of human resources.
Jay Sims, a longtime radio announcer and television reporter whose voice was heard on "Your Hit Parade" and other radio shows of that era, died Aug. 8 of emphysema in an Escondido nursing center. He…
Jose Maria Mas, a 43-year-old lawyer who formerly was the secretary general of Spanish telco Telefonica, has been named president of Antena 3 TV, the highest-rated commercial station in Spain.
Paramount TV veteran Steve Madoff has been promoted to executive vice president of business and legal affairs for the studio's worldwide pay TV and video division.
Mann Theatres has named Sig Raulinaitis director of construction, overseeing the Encino-based circuit's aggressive theater-building program.
Michelle and Scott Lautanen, a girl, Emma, July 7, Los Angeles. Mother is vice president of TV business affairs for 20th Century Fox Film Corporation; father’s a director. * * * Diane Alancraig and…
Stephen Surjik — who most recently helmed “Weapons of Mass Distraction” for HBO — has joined CAA, where he will be repped by agents Jim Lefkowitz, Ken Stovitz and John Levin. Surjik’s other directing…