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.
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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…
Polygram Filmed Entertainment has promoted Sally Caplan to VP, worldwide acquisitions, in addition to her existing job as director of business affairs and theatrical acquisitions for PFE and Polygram…
Bryan Grant, who was responsible for setting up "The General" as a four-hour miniseries for TNT, has been upped to director of development for Trilogy Entertainment Group's feature division, the…
Juliet Bashore and Chris Walker, June 13, Maui, Hawaii. Bride’s an independent filmmaker; groom’s the topper of Modern Cartoons/Mr. Film. * * * Lori Jean Froeling and Theodore Edward Braun III, July…
Disney Interactive has sifted through the sizable Disney domain and elevated two executives, Jan Smith and Steve Finney, as senior veepee, worldwide operations, and VP-CFO, respectively.
Elaine May has left Creative Artists Agency and signed with the William Morris Agency. May had previously been a client of former CAA agent Jay Moloney.
Canadian film director Jean-Claude Lauzon died Sunday Aug. 10 in a plane crash in northern Quebec, along with his girlfriend, popular Quebec TV thesp Marie-Soleil Tougas. He was 43.
Claire Citron, sister of Emmy-winning director Arthur Allan Seidelman, died Wednesday Aug. 6 at her home in Los Angeles following a lengthy battle with cancer. She was 67.