Esther Sherman, vice president of the William Morris Agency, died Feb. 13 in Manhattan of cancer. She was 56. Sherman began her career in the Chicago office of William Morris and subsequently moved…
David Ormont, actor, radio announcer and writer, died Feb. 2 of a heart attack at his West Hollywood home. He was 79. In the 1940s, Ormont worked as an actor on the Lucky Strike Hit Parade radio show…
Iconoclastic British director Derek Jarman, best known for such controversial homoerotic films as "Caravaggio,""Sebastiane" and "Edward II," has died of AIDS complications. He was 52.
Lou Bunin, a puppeteer and filmmaker whose 1951 screen version of “Alice in Wonderland” is considered an early special effects classic, has died. He was 89. Bunin died Thursday of a stroke at the…
Leonard Kaplan, a former agent with the Kingsley Colton Agency and the Len Kaplan Talent Agency, died Feb. 11 in Palm Springs of a heart attack. He was 64. He is survived by a brother and several…
Vittorio Rieti, a prolific composer of ballet scores, opera and a variety of instrumental combinations, died Saturday. He was 96. Rieti created neo-classical scores for the ballets of Serge Diaghilev…
Cathy Konrad has ankled her post as VP of production at Norman Jewison's Yorktown Prods. to become president at Woods Entertainment.
Tiger Haynes, a musician and actor who created the role of the Tin Man in the Broadway musical “The Wiz,” died Tuesday of cardiac arrest. He was 79. In the 1940s, Haynes played guitar with the Three…
Syndie vet Matt Jacobson is ankling Twentieth TV to become veepee of entertainment services for Delphi Internet Services, a recently acquired subsid of parent company News Corp.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%