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…
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…
ABC has promoted Joseph J. Kreder to VP of national TV sales. In his new post, Kreder will oversee East Coast national advertising sales efforts for ABC's 10 O&Os.
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.
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…
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…
Fashion producer and lecturer June Van Dyke, who for many years served as an assistant and protege of Hollywood costume designer Edith Head, died Aug. 1 at her home in Los Angeles from complications…
Steve Miller has joined Bodner-Simmrin Communications as VP of marketing. He’ll oversee corporate sponsorships, event promotion and PR. Miller comes to B-S from Asprey Intl. * * * PBS has reslotted…
Anton Pichler, 34, has been named managing director of Vienna-based DF1 Oesterreich, the Austrian division of German digital pay TV platform DF1. Pichler previously was manager of an Austrian soccer…
Joan Heming Frank, a TV producer known for her work on the original "Hallmark Hall of Fame" drama series in the 1950s and 1960s, died July 24 of cancer. She was 77.
Arista Records has tapped Matthew Walden its West Coast senior veep and given the Fox studio exec a mandate to increase the label's ties to film and TV studios.