Tad Z. Danielewski, who counted Martin Sheen, Sigourney Weaver, James Earl Jones and Mercedes Ruehl as students in his acting workshop, died Jan. 6 of cancer at his home. He was 71.
Leroy (Buddy) Meade, a member of Painters Local 729, died of a heart attack Dec. 12 in Golden Shores, Ariz.
Howard G. Malley has been promoted to VP of production at Vin Di Bona Prods., supervising all projects, including a number of pilots.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Patrick J. Purcell, 45, has been named president and chief executive of News American Publishing, which will give him oversight over its magazines, TV Guide and Mirabella; its newspaper, the Boston…
Well-known Las Vegas radio and television personality Red McIlvaine died Monday at Nathan Adelson Hospice following a two-year battle with cancer. He was 64.
Michael Jackson has been the victim of widely published defamatory and false statements, according to a spokesman who also vowed the singer plans a more active role in combating rumors.
Sabrina Levitt has joined Showtime Networks Inc. as a senior publicist handling consumer public relations in the cabler's Los Angeles office. Levitt will handle press and public relations for…
George L. George, 85, film director whose "Toward Independence" won the Academy Award for best documentary in 1948, died Jan. 5 in New York of heart failure.