People News: In Brief


At the last MIPCOM, David Whitehouse, Executive Producer, Ella-b Productions, South Africa said:
 “We’re here to exploit South Africa’s international co-production treaties so our animation studios can compete on a global stage.”

Bram Jeavons, the Managing Member of The Camera Platform Rentals, passed away on 17 May 2010 after a short illness.

Two key screen stars of African origins, Michael Jackson and Aretha Franklin are to be inducted into the hall of fame at the Apollo Theatre in New York.