Tim Landry has joined MotionPixel Corp. as an effects supervisor. Landry was a freelancer who worked on "Freejack," and "FernGully: the Last Rainforest."
Rowland Miller, studio sound technician, died Feb. 12 of pneumonia. He had been ill with lung cancer for some time. He was 85.
A memorial service for television producer Mark Goodson, who died Dec. 18, 1992, of cancer, will be held March 3 at 11 a.m. at the Directors Guild, 7920 Sunset Blvd. The public is welcome.
TV executive Robert M. Newgard died Feb. 17 of a heart attack in Palm Springs. He was 68 . A Notre Dame U. graduate, Newgard began his career with Mirisch Bros.
Memorial for actor-composer-arranger Buddy Pepper, who died Feb. 7 (Daily Variety, Feb. 18), is scheduled for Sunday at the Canon Theatre in Beverly Hills.
Kenneth Coyte was named chairman and retains his CEO position at Worldwide Television News, a broadcast services company that is 80%-owned by CapCities/ABC. As chairman he succeeds Richard Wald, who…
Ada Goldberg and Bruce Brown, Jan. 24, Hillcrest Country Club. Bride's VP of business and legal affairs for ABC Prods. Groom is VP in the television department at the William Morris Agency.
The King of Pop is going global, seeking new ratings conquests. King World International announced yesterday it has licensed the ABC Network spec, "Michael Jackson Talks ... To Oprah -- 90 Prime Time…