Lisa Silfen has been upped from VP of consumer products to VP of program enterprises at MTV and VH1, MTV Networks announced Tuesday. Silfen will take charge of strategic development for new MTV…
USA Cable has hired Richard Sheingold as its president of sales, giving him sway over the USA Network, the Sci Fi Channel and two just-purchased cable networks: the arts-oriented Trio and the…
Philip Elway has been upped to chief operating officer at Warner Bros.-based Bel Air Entertainment, where he will oversee both development and production, effective immediately.
Pam Smithard, NATPE's current European director, has been promoted to managing director Europe.
Patrick Quinn has been elected president of Actors Equity, replacing Ron Silver as head of the 40,000-member union. He received more than 88% of the 7,107 votes cast Saturday. Quinn has been first…
HBO is rounding up a band of directors for its 10-part miniseries "Band of Brothers," which recently began production in the U.K. Tom Hanks, Richard Loncraine ("Richard III"), Phil Alden Robinson…
Veteran ABC exec Alan M. Braverman has been upped to executive VP and general counsel, ABC Inc.
GERMANY Media giant Bertelsmann has announced the resignation of Mark Woessner, chairman of the company's supervisory board and head of the Bertelsmann Foundation. Woessner, who has been with…
The Screen Actors Guild is probing a trio of National Football League players for shooting commercials after the union went on strike against advertisers 24 days ago.
Showtime has greenlit "The Chris Isaak Show," a one-hour series starring actor-musician Isaak that will take a behind-the-scenes look at the life of the pop star. The pay cabler has made a 17-episode…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%