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Milt Barlow, co-founder and CEO of China Lion Film Distribution, will headline Variety's BRIC Summit on June 15. He will be featured in a keynote conversation at the L.A. Convention Center.
ASCAP will fete Quincy Jones with its Founders Award during the 25th Annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards. Event will be held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on June 29.
Frank Oz, thesp James Remar, "Walking Dead" creator Robert Kirkman and "The Simpsons" will be feted at the the 38th Annual Saturn Awards on July 26.
Fox Networks Group has upped business and legal affairs execs Kelly Cline, Matthew Bensen and Phillip Gharabegian. Moves complement the previously announced restructuring of the FNG team.
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MacGillivray Freeman Films has established a new full-service media agency. The division, named MacG Media, will offer services for all platforms to corporate and non-profit clients.
Kim In-kyu will be feted with the 2012 Intl. Emmy Directorate Award at the 40th Intl. Emmy Awards on Nov. 19 in Gotham.
Clint Eastwood received the inaugural John Ford Award, established to honor filmmakers continuing the director's legacy with individuality and vision in December.
More than 150 filmmakers from 22 countries are set to attend the 59th Sydney Film Festival, which takes place June 6 to 17.
Lupus L.A. held its 12th annual Orange Ball on Thursday at the BevWilshire, where Paula Abdul was on hand to introduce gala chair Daniel Wallace.