NBC will air the HBO movie “And the Band Played On” March 28. Based on the book by the late Randy Shilts, the production will be edited to two hours for its network broadcast. * * * Fox Broadcasting…
Brian Snedeker has been named veepee of feature film development at Jim Henson Prods.
As another sign that MCA is looking to push many of its divisions into the interactive world, the company announced that Alex Melnyk has been named VP of interactive media, a new post, for the MCA…
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Guardians of the Galaxy3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$306.0M Disney -46.66%
Castle Rock Entertainment, gearing up for a production upgrade under new boss Turner Broadcasting, has upped Jeffrey Stott to senior vice president for production management.
Six weeks after studio head Mike Medavoy resigned from TriStar Pictures, execs keep on shuffling at both TriStar and its sister studio, Columbia Pictures.
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.
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…
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…