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K-Tel Intl. has joined forces with direct-marketing execs Gary Hewitt, Doug Gravink and Valerie Castle to establish subsid K-Tel Direct Media & Marketing. The trio previously worked as senior execs…

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Fried picks Piper as VP

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Sonja Piper, a former creative exec with Hollywood Pictures, has signed on as a VP with Rob Fried's company at Sony Pictures Entertainment, the studio announced Monday. Piper, 26, will help seek out…

Cairo fest expands scope

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CAIRO – By most accounts, the 20th annual Cairo Intl. Film Festival, which closed Sunday, presented an unusually interesting and wide-ranging array of pics, and for once was not dominated by…

LAZARUS ON CLOUD 9

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Former Turner Pictures Worldwide Distribution head Robert Lazarus has been named chief operating officer of Cloud Nine Entertainment, the year-old foreign finance and production company topped by…

L.A. 'RENT' DUE IN '97

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The Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre will kick off its 1997-98 subscription season with Jonathan Larson's musical, “Rent.” “Rent,” written by Larson (with additional lyrics by Billy Aronson) and…

GALAXY EXPANDING

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MEXICO CITY – Latino satcaster Galaxy Latin America has booked a second Hughes satellite to serve its recently launched DirecTV service, the company announced Monday. Costing $250 million, Galaxy…

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