Thesp Tab Baker, who was a major legit performer on the Chi stage, died Aug. 10 in Chicago of a heart attack. He was 47.
The California Department of Public Health has approved plans by the Motion Picture Television Fund to correct deficiencies at its Woodland Hills hospital and skilled nursing home.
Character actor George DiCenzo,who portrayed prosecutor Vincent Bugliosi in "Helter Skelter," died Aug. 9 in Newtown, Pa. He was 70 and had been in failing health since a near-fatal accident a few…
French actor Bruno Cremer, best known for his role as detective Jules Maigret in French series "Maigret," died Aug. 7 in Paris of cancer. He was 80.
Peering over an oversized bottle of Moet on the dais, James Caan demanded to know who had assembled for Thursday's opening of the HollyShorts FilmFest. "I like to know who I'm addressing," he said…
Adrien Brody is set to topline as a transient high school teacher in Paper Street Films' "Detachment."
Production crews have more than one reason to look forward to the end of the workweek: It's a chance to win the on-set lottery known as "Five Dollar Friday."
Jane Fonda will reprise her role in "33 Variations" for Los Angeles' Center Theater Group/Ahmanson Theater's 2011 opening season.
At the Aug. 4 afterparty at Boulevard3 for Screen Gems' "Takers," the only nod to the ongoing recession was that the burst of money that fluttered onto the dance floor was fake.
The MPAA has upheld its R rating of Holocaust docu "A Film Unfinished" after Oscilloscope Laboratories appealed the classification earlier this month.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%