Steve Miller has joined Bodner-Simmrin Communications as VP of marketing. He'll oversee corporate sponsorships, event promotion and PR. Miller comes to B-S from Asprey Intl. * * * PBS has reslotted…
Marvel Comics' Hulk is stomping toward the bigscreen. Jonathan Hensleigh, who scripted "The Rock" and Touchstone's upcoming summer 1998 event film "Armageddon," will make his feature film directorial…
Claudia Ceniceros was named VP of strategic communications at ABC Television Network in New York, where she'll oversee policy issues pertaining to the network, including digital TV and content…
The Aug. 4 edition of the A&E series "Biography," profiling Sylvester Stallone, landed the sixth-highest Nielsen rating in the history of the program: a 4.0. It got some of us wondering what the…
Mr. Potato Head is looking to break into TV. So are the formats and characters of such enduring board games as Clue, Monopoly and Candyland.
Leake Bevil, a former character actor of the 1950s and 1960s, died at his home in South Carolina on Aug. 5. He was 78.
Joan Heming Frank, a TV producer known for her work on the original "Hallmark Hall of Fame" drama series in the 1950s and 1960s, died July 24 of cancer. She was 77.
The Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival will launch its first Kids Film Festival on Oct. 3-5 as a "festival for the children, by the children."
J. David Jones, an accomplished aerial coordinator, second-unit director and stunt pilot, died July 14 of complications from lung cancer at his home in Redway. He was 61.
Jean S. Gingerich, a retired mobile auditor for the film industry, died July 22 of natural causes in Orange County. She was 77.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%