ABC Family's Brooke Bowman Welcomes a Son, Amy Powell Becomes President of Paramount TV: Hitched, Hatched, Hired
"Modern Family's" Jesse Tyler Fergus marries Justin Mikita, Adam Levine becomes engaged to Victoria's Secret model Behati Prinsloo, and more.
This story first appeared in the Aug. 2 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.
Modern Family's Jesse Tyler Fergus married lawyer Justin Mikita on July 20 in New York. Screenwriter Tony Kushner officiated the ceremony, attended by Nigel Lythgoe and Cat Deeley.
The Voice coach and Maroon 5 singer Adam Levine became engaged to Victoria's Secret model Behati Prinsloo in Los Angeles. The couple began dating in 2012.
Brooke Bowman, senior vp development at ABC Family, and her husband, actor David Heymann, welcomed son Micah Walter Heymann on July 7 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
Mike Darnell joined Warner Bros. Television as president of unscripted and alternative programming July 18.
Amy Powell was appointed president of Paramount Television on July 22, adding to her responsibilities as head of digital entertainment and Insurge Pictures.
Frank Morriss, an Emmy-winning and Oscar-nominated film editor who deftly cut such telefilms and features as The Execution of Private Slovik, Duel, Blue Thunder and Romancing the Stone, died July 3 at his home in Northridge, Calif. He was 85.
Law & Order's Dennis Farina, whose body of work included roles in New Girl and such films as Get Shorty, Saving Private Ryan, Midnight Run, Out of Sight and Snatch, died July 22 in Scottsdale, Ariz., of a blood clot in his lung. He was 69.
SAG LIFE ACHIEVEMENT
Rita Moreno, 81, will become the 50th recipient of SAG-AFTRA's highest award at the 20th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Jan. 18. No stranger to trophies, the Puerto Rico-born performer already has an Oscar for West Side Story, an Emmy apiece for The Muppet Show and The Rockford Files, a Tony and a Grammy.