Canadian comic thesp John Candy died unexpectedly March 4 of a heart attack on location in Durango, Mexico, where he was shooting “Wagons East” for Carolco Pictures. Candy was 43. Details of the…
Capital Cities/ABC has named Barry Firmin VP of ABC cable and international broadcast/European operations, involved in CapCities/ABC's production and TV programming services in Europe.
Producer Cassian Elwes has signed on as vice president of the William Morris Agency's new independent film department. Elwes, who has served as producer or executive producer of "The Chase,""Men at…
Columbia Pictures made official on Thursday the promotions of Sid Ganis to vice chairman of the studio and Lisa Henson to president, confirming a Daily Variety report that the promotions were…
Daniel Rosset has joined MGM as veep and corporate controller. Rosset, who was exec director for Disney Pictures studio operations group, will be responsible for all corporate accounting and…
Anita Morris, comedic actress known for roles that displayed her good-natured sexuality, died Wednesday in Los Angeles after a brief battle with cancer. She was 50. She was known for her role in the…
Renaissance man Patrick Johnson, a writer/helmer/special effects designer, has signed with the William Morris Agency in all areas, the agency announced Wednesday.
Fashion designer Diane Von Furstenberg, a longtime Barry Diller confidant, is his newest employee. Von Furstenberg was named creative planning director of Q2, the new QVC Inc. subsidiary.
New contract agreements are imminent for Columbia executive vice president Sid Ganis and president of production Lisa Henson, who will likely be promoted to vice chairman and president, respectively…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$234.3M Disney -1.91%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$128.8M Paramount Pictures -3.52%
Let's Be Cops
Let's Be Cops3Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$34.2M Fox -6.44%