Mark Halacy has been named VP, human resources development, and Jeremy Eskenazi has been named director, work force planning and strategic staffing, for Universal Pictures.
NBC has tapped Turner Broadcasting System veteran Daniel B. Lovinger for the newly created position of vice president, international sales.
Elizabeth and Jermaine Strawther, a boy, Shavaun Michael, Jan. 10, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother works for Cine-Com; father’s a boom operator. * * * Amy Lynne Pucker and Brett Barnes, a girl…
Andrea Taylor, credited as the driving force behind TNT's recent radical on-air redesign, has been upped to senior VP of creative services at the Turner network, working out of the network's Atlanta…
Peter Risafi has been tapped VP of creative services for Lifetime Television. Handling the management and guidance of the Lifetime creative services department’s writer-producers, designers and…
A&E has upped Michael Cascio to VP of programming from VP of documentary programming. In the new post, Cascio will develop and implement the network's overall programming strategy as well as continue…
In the first step toward a restructuring of Universal TV's comedy development department, the studio known for its distinctive dramas has tapped Disney TV veteran David Kissinger to lead the effort…
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.