Mark Lipsky, who joined his brothers Jeff and Scott at Lot 47 Films 16 months ago, has resigned as the company's executive veep and chief strategy officer. His resignation is effective immediately.
Two former execs at Michael Ovitz's troubled AMG -- Artists Television Group prexy Eric Tannenbaum and Artists Production Group prexy Cathy Schulman -- are setting up a film and TV production company…
Brett Ratner is in early negotiations to direct "Paycheck," a futuristic tale of a man who has part of his memory erased, for Paramount Pictures.
The biz Off Broadway is way off. After an eight-month run, the producers of "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)" announced the three-person comedy is closing May 25.
Oh, the web of intrigue. So high are expectations for Sony's weekend bow of "Spider-Man," it's considered a foregone conclusion the comic-inspired actioner will easily break the $68.1 million frame…
Executive turned producer turned director Rob Cohen is the first signing for newly formed Original, the full-service management production company formed by Neal Moritz and Marty Adelstein in April.
Universal, Fox and Paramount are the frontrunners in the ferocious bidding battle for "The Day After Tomorrow," a spec script for a big-budget, high-concept sci-fi film in which the world is ravaged…
Last night's TV Academy salute to NBC was missing one very important Peacock player: Don Ohlmeyer.
Call it the JP Mafia: Veteran scribes Judd Pillot, John Peaslee and Jon Pollack have been tapped to serve as exec producer-showrunners of NBC's Thursday hit "Just Shoot Me."
Firm Films, the feature division of entertainment and brand management company the Firm, has paid mid-six figures to option the feature rights to the novel "Truth or Die," penned by Guy Toubes and…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%