Helene Blieberg has been named VP and executive director of the CBS Foundation, a post in which she will be responsible for the direction and operation of the foundation --- which will function…
Jim Banister has had his stripes at Warner Bros. Online burnished anew, becoming VP and G.M. of the corporate/entertainment Net-based division of the studio.
Jessica Drake and Kenneth Young, a girl, Melina Drake Young, June 12, Good Samaritan Hospital. Mother’s a speech and dialect coach for numerous thesps; father’s non-pro. Maternal grandmother’s Sylvie…
Producer Robert Rehme was elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences at its board of governors meeting Tuesday evening.
The imbroglio stemming from Arnold Rifkin's profile in the Sunday London Times has taken on a new wrinkle. At issue: Did agents from the London office of the William Morris Agency actually send a…
As anticipated, Scott Greenstein has joined specialized film company October Films as co-president alongside partners Bingham Ray and John Schmidt, October said Wednesday (Daily Variety, July 8).
The ITV network, Britain's top-rated web, has appointed David Liddiment as its director of programs.
The National Assn. of Broadcasters has slapped senior VP stripes on Dennis Wharton, who joined the broadcast trade just over a year ago as vice president for public affairs.
Twentieth Century Fox has upped three execs in its domestic sales and distribution division. Bert Livingston, who has been serving as VP of the Southern division, has been promoted to VP, Western…
Linda Stirling Nibley, an actress during the 1940s who later served as an educator for 27 years, died July 20 of cancer at her home in Studio City. She was 75.
MGM Pictures has named Yalda Tehranian, lately of Live Entertainment, to the post of vice president for production, where she'll be responsible for discovering and developing new feature projects and…