MCA Records upped Ron Oberman to executive VP of A&R Tuesday, replacing outgoing Paul Atkinson in that slot.
CBS Entertainment exec VP Peter Tortorici has been named to a one-year term as president of the Hollywood Radio and Television Society.
Harvey Robert Appel, 67, motion picture distributor, died June 20 after a long illness.
Barbara Gale, a girl, Gabriella Alta Gale, June 14, L.A. Mother is partner at Litke, Gale, Madden and Associates.
Irving J. Moore, 74, a television director, died July 2 in Sherman Oaks of a heart attack. Moore, who began his career in the early 1950s as a messenger on the Columbia lot, served in various…
Thomas Gerald Traynor, 70, big band singer and arranger, died July 8 in Oxnard of a liver ailment.
Gerry Mc Duffie, 52, a photo lab technician with Warner Bros. since 1977, died June 26 in Culver City of cancer.
Steve Felton has been named director of Warner Bros. Animation Art, a new division of Warner Bros.
Jerry Strivelli, 61, actor-writer-director, died June 21 of a heart attack in New York City.
Robert Peyson, 82, TV producer and director, died June 24 following a long illness.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%