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.
Steven Haft and Lisa Birnbach, a girl, Rebecca Helen Haft, June 22, Los Angeles. Father's a producer; mother's an author. Jon and Susan Sheinberg, a boy, Nicholas Jay, July 14, Cedars-Sinai Medical…
Alan Harris-Quelch, 65, longtime British exhibitor, died July 29 in Spain following an intestinal operation.
Walter Waldman, 77, writer and editor active in the show business community, including stints at Variety, Paramount Pictures, United Artists and most recently Columbia Pictures, died July 4 in New…
Michael Milosevich, 84, bandleader whose ensemble accompanied Frank Sinatra in the 1930s, died in Westwood, N.J. From 1929 to 1950 he led a band called Hoboken Four, which played in nightclubs in New…
Saul P. (Ace) Ochs, 82, radio and television director, died July 9 in North Hollywood of unreported causes. Ochs began his career with the Mutual Broadcasting System in New York in the 1930s.
Kevin Burns has been named production VP at Foxstar Prods., the new Fox Inc. division headed by former Twentieth TV prez Steve Bell. Burns also comes from Twentieth, where he was director of special…
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…
Hollywood Records has drafted two key executives for its A&R team with the appointment of Bob Pfeifer and Nick Terzo as vice presidents.
Payroll director Pamela Saraceno has been promoted to veepee of payroll services for SPE Corporate Services, with responsibility for movie, television and corporate areas. Producers Bonnie Tiegel…