Nobel Prize-winning author Sir William Golding, whose novel "Lord of the Flies" won acclaim for its chilling story of the descent of marooned schoolboys into barbarism, died June 19. He was 81.
Wayne Lewellen has been promoted to president of distribution for the Motion Picture Group of Paramount Pictures in a move that broadens his responsibilities. Lewellen had been president of domestic…
Writer Mort Goode died June 10 at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City after a bout with lung cancer.
TriStar Pictures has boosted veteran development executive Michael Besman to the post of executive veepee of production, just days before the release of its summer comedy "Sleepless in Seattle," it…
Kazuko Kawakita-Shibata, 53, a leading distributor of European and art films in Japan, died of complications from a cerebral hemorrhage on June 7 at a Tokyo hospital.
Twentieth Century Fox president and chief operating officer Strauss Zelnick announced Monday that he would be assuming command of a Silicon Valley multimedia software company, Crystal Dynamics.
TV producer Bill Bracken has been named executive in charge of production for Fox Broadcasting Co.'s upcoming late-night series, "The Chevy Chase Show."
Wayne and Claire Gordon, a boy, Dominick Lin, May 31, Tarzana Regional Medical Center.
Paul Wachter has joined new York securities firm Wertheim Schroder & Co. as managing director of West Coast investing banking. Wachter will be heading up Wertheim's lodging and gaming group.
Jerry Goldman has been upped to senior VP of finance and longform production for ParamountNetwork TV.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%