"I had to tear myself away from a third reading of 'Fifty Shades of Grey' for this," quipped Jane Lynch, host of the 2012 Backstage at the Geffen gala.
Universal Studios prexy and chief operating officer Ron Meyer has been chosen as UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television's speaker at its June 15 commencement.
William McDonald has been named chair of the Department of Film, Television and Digital Media at UCLA's School of Theater, Film and Television. McDonald will assume his new position July 1.
When your network is focused on the world of videogames, this week's E3 confab "is the Super Bowl."
After starting out decidedly under the biz's radar, L.A.'s Dances With Films fest begins its 15th year today with an increased focus on connecting budding talent with bizzers. Based at Grauman's…
Grauman's Chinese Theatre, which recently celebrated its 85th anniversary, looks to continue the festivities by commermorating another birthday: Marilyn Monroe's.
Polish rights to three Cannes pics have been picked up by New Horizons Assn., the organizer of the New Horizons Film Festival plus the American Film Festival in Wroclaw, Poland.
The West Coast bow of the Jeff Goldblum-led Broadway hit "Seminar" and Rachel York in the classic "Anything Goes" are among the highlights of the Ahmanson's 2012-13 season.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%