Capital Cities/ABC Video Enterprises reshuffled its top executives yesterday, naming Archie C. Purvis president of Capital Cities/ABC Video Prods. and promoting Joseph Y. Abrams to replace Purvis as…
Columbia Pictures confirmed yesterday that Michael Nathanson has received a three-year contract extension as president of worldwide production, adding stability to Colpix's senior-level management…
Stella Adler, one of the theater's great actresses and teachers who coached such people as Marlon Brando and Shelley Winters, died in her sleep early yesterday at her Los Angeles home. She was 91…
Jonathan Klein has been named president of Group W Television, replacing Bill Korn who was recently named president of the Westinghouse Broadcasting Co.
Jonathan Guttenberg has been appointed director for business development and operations at Viacom New Media, a division of Viacom International Inc. Kenneth Miller has been named technical director…
Kate Freedman and Jerry Davis, Oct. 11, Fine Plains, N.Y. Bride's non-pro; groom's senior creative exec with the Feature Animation division of Walt Disney Pictures.
Cathy Creany, a key player in the recent battle between CBS and its affiliate board, has been named VP and general manager at WFAA-TV, the A.H. Belo Corp.-owned ABC affiliate in Dallas.
InterStar releasing announced that company president Tony Ludwig will leave the business this month to join the producers' ranks. Company executive veepee Sam Cue will take over Ludwig's…
Sal Ladestro has been promoted to director of creative advertising for Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl., bumping him up from his manager's role.
Pubbery Bender Goldman & Helper has upped three employees in its home entertainment division. Shawna Lynch was promoted to director of the division from manager.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%