Ronna Wallace, who ankled Live Entertainment several weeks ago, has taken over as senior veepee of acquisitions of Samuel Goldwyn Co.
Dan Wolf has been upped to the newly created slot of VP, special projects for Walt Disney Pictures and Television, the studio announced Friday.
James P. Nolan, prexy emeritus of the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians, died Wednesday in New York University Hospital after a brief illness. He was 65. Nolan, whose union recently…
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Weekend:$32.5M
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Weekend:$13.1M
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Weekend:$11.9M
John Elliott Hayes, a Canadian literary manager, was killed in a traffic accident near Stratford, Ontario, on Feb. 28. He was 37. Hayes, who began his career as a child actor at the Stratford…
Harry Francis, a theater manager for the Mann Theatres circuit for more than 60 years, died in Los Angeles March 2 of a heart attack. He was 82. Francis began his career with Fox West Coast in his…
David Goodman has been upped to veepee of biz affairs at Castle Rock Entertainment, the company said Thursday.
Charles Bukowski, street poet, novelist and screenwriter who lived the life of alcohol and degradation that he portrayed in his works, died of pneumonia Wednesday in Los Angeles. He was 73. Bukowski…
H.N. Swanson Inc., the writer and director percentery, hired Larry Kennar away from the Maggie Field Agency.
Hundreds of thousands of sorrowful Greeks escorted actress and politician Melina Mercouri to her grave Thursday, applauding and showering her coffin with flower petals.
Mark Barron has been appointed director, affiliate marketing, of Comedy Central. He will be responsible for expanding network distribution and affiliate programs. Barron previously held positions at…