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 productions for the network and domestic TV wings.
Robyn Kerner has been promoted to director of business development for MCA/Universal. Kerner, who has been with the company since 1989, was responsible for creating a direct-mail catalog for “Jurassic Park” and merchandising for “Northern Exposure.”
Theodore C. Newman has been named human resources and operations VP at Warner Bros. He will supervise all of WB’s human resources divisions.
Gregory G. Woertz has been appointed corporate controller for the Samuel Goldwyn Co. Woertz, previously with Electric Pictures Corp., will direct all facets of Goldwyn’s accounting department.