Tom Burke, director of movies and miniseries at Fox Broadcasting Co., has joined ICM as a television packaging agent. At Fox, he supervised the development, production and promotion of longform…
Alvin T. Kajita, veteran TV sound engineer, died May 7 of lung cancer at Good Samaritan Hospital in Los Angeles. He was 55.
Janet Gilmore and David Marcus, a girl, Rachel Courtney, March 22, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Mother's casting director; father's non-pro. * * * Dawn and Clive Baillie, a girl, Paloma, March 25…
Linda Berman has been named executive VP for MGM consumer products, a division of the recently merged MGM home entertainment/consumer products group. She will report to group president Richard Cohen.
Stan Winston Prods. has named Brian Gilbert VP, creative affairs. Gilbert joins the Van Nuys-based company from Scott Rudin Prods., where he was director of development. * * * Showtime Networks has…
Bruce Boro has been tapped senior VP, international, for Chicago-based program distributor MediaVentures Intl.
Harlan Bratcher has been promoted to senior VP and general manager for Sony Plaza. In his new position, Bratcher will oversee day-to-day operations at the New York entertainment site, including the…
Talent and lit agency Paradigm has sued one of its former agents for allegedly copying client files and soliciting Paradigm clients to follow him to the Gersh Agency.
New Line Cinema has upped Mark Kaufman to VP, music/business affairs. Kaufman, who joined the company in 1992, will oversee the music licensing department and negotiate score soundtrack deals for New…
ICM's Michael Black, who has been a talent agent for the past 24 years, is leaving the percentery biz to become a manager in a joint venture with Suzanne de Passe. Black, who has represented Tommy…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%