Antonio J. Romero has been named chief executive of NewLeaf Entertainment, the joint venture between Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. and IBM Corp. Romero, a 16-year veteran of IBM, most recently as…
Francis Bouygues, self-made construction millionaire, former TF1 president and founder of major French film studio CIBY 2000, died of a heart attack Saturday in St. Malo.
With Frank Mancuso in, chairman Alan Ladd Jr. and possibly his team heading for the exit, and a massive $ 400 million line of credit from Credit Lyonnais in the offing, MGM/UA seems poised to rise…
Silicon Valley came to Hollywood Friday, as Intl. Creative Management hosted a morninglong presentation that brought together seven of the top multimedia designers with moviemaking talent.
Paul Sharits, 50, filmmaker and installation artist known for his experimental approach to cinema, died July 15 in Buffalo of natural causes. Born in Denver in 1943, Sharits began experimenting with…
Katz Communications, the rep firm with the largest number of TV-station clients, has promoted Bill Carroll to VP and director of programming for the Katz Television Group.
Jacqueline Lyons has joined TriStar TV as VP, creative affairs, reporting to exec VP of series development Eric Tannenbaum.
Lenard Pearlman, 42, former audio engineer and later president of Editel, a major audio/video post-production house in Chicago, died July 7 in Houston of leukemia.
A memorial service for Carlton E. Morse, creator of the long-running radio series “One Man’s Family” and “I Love A Mystery,” who died May 24, will be at 1: 30 p.m. Sunday at Founders Church Holmes…
Donald Dudley, 40, freelance production supervisor, died July 13 in Los Angeles of AIDS. Dudley received his undergraduate degree from the University of Houston and his master's degree from the…