Cyndee Benson Lord and Bill Lord, a girl, Lily Elizabeth, March 14, Northridge. Mother's a freelance reporter for KTTV; father's VP and news director for KNBC Los Angeles. * * * Carina Sayles and…
Orton Havergal Hicks, a veteran film industry executive, died May 10 of natural causes in Hanover, N.H. He was 96.
Actress Catherine McLeod, the leading lady of several of Republic Pictures' better productions of the late 1940s, died May 11 of complications from pneumonia at Encino-Tarzana Regional Medical…
Veteran character actor Howard Morton, who had recurring roles on numerous Norman Lear television series, has died following a stroke. He was 71. Morton died May 11 from complications at St. Joseph's…
Margaret Blatner has been appointed VP and general counsel for the Griffin Group, the investment and management company of entertainer/entrepreneur Merv Griffin with holdings in real estate, resorts…
Steve Hewitt has relinquished the title of president of Hallmark Entertainment Prods. to become a hands-on executive producer of at least 16 original TV and cable movies filmed by Hallmark over the…
Veteran producer-director James Bethea has been named director of programming for UPN, overseeing current series and developing projects for all dayparts on the Paramount network.
Music industry vet Glen Brunman, who as chief of Epic Soundtrax has helped shape the film soundtrack landscape, has been named exec veep of the newly created Sony Music Soundtrax.
Interactive programming provider Network Event Theater has named Linda Cardoso senior VP of corporate marketing. She'll be working with NET's programming department and advertisers to match product…
Discovery Communications Inc. has created the new post of president, Discovery Networks Intl., and hired Donald Wear Jr. to fill it.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%