Lisa Henson, a former Warner Bros. executive veepee of production, will be announced as president of production at Columbia Pictures by the end of this week, replacing seven-year veteran Michael…
Winifred (Wyn) Hope, 84, poet and sister-in-law of entertainer Bob Hope, died July 28 in North Hollywood following a long illness. Services were held July 31.
Cecilia Parker, 79, actress who played Mickey Rooney's sister Marian in the "Andy Hardy" films, died July 25 in Ventura.
Karen Bittenson and Robert Kushell, July 14, BevHills. Bride's assistant to Steven Spielberg; groom's a story editor for "The Simpsons." Laura Frank and Christopher Metas, June 19, McLean, Va.
Nancy McLeod Perkins has been named VP, casting, at Universal TV, overseeing casting for all series and pilots.
Robert Davis, 76, character actor whose career on stage, television and film spanned 50 years, died July 18 of emphysema. Most recently, Davis was seen in the 1990 film "To Sleep With Anger," with…
Bernice Pontrelli, 86, costume designer who outfitted such stars as Ginger Rogers, Joan Fontaine and Claudette Colbert, died July 24 in Burbank. Her designs appeared in many films, including "Witness…
Marsha Greenfogel Blum, 46, founder of Gala Enterprises, which publishes Extra Extra magazine, a trade journal for the television and cable industries, died Aug. 3 in New York after a battle with…
Milton J. Tatelman, 50, advertising creative consultant and theater critic, died June 11, in Provincetown, Mass., of AIDS-related lymphoma. Born in Newton, Mass., Tatelman graduated from Case Western…
Joe Voci has been named VP, current comedy/director, comedy development, at CBS Entertainment, reporting to veeps of current programs and comedy development Maddy Horne and Tim Flack, respectively.