Joanne Burns, VP of research for Buena Vista TV, has been promoted to supervise research for the studio's network television arm as well. Burns joined the studio as exec director of research in 1989…
Dale McBride, a veteran country music entertainer and father of country star Terry McBride, died Nov. 30 from a brain tumor. He was 55.
Tom Mazza has been promoted to senior VP, current programs, at Paramount Network TV, overseeing all series produced by the division, reporting to exec VP of creative affairs John Symes.
Agnes (Mac) Monk, head bookkeeper for local 695 of the Intl. Sound Technicians, Cinetechnicians, Television Engineers, Studio Projectionists and Video Projection Technicians, died Nov. 10 at her…
Puerto Rican-born singer Daniel Santos, 76, a prominent interpreter of the romantic Latin American music of the 1940s, '50s and '60s, died Nov. 27.
Cary Scott Lowenstein, dancer/singer/actor, died Nov. 29 in Boca Raton, Fla., of complications due to AIDS. He was 30.
Skouras Pictures, aiming to step up domestic distribution, has promoted Jeff Holmes to executive vice president and chief operating officer. Company prez/CEO Dimitri (Tom) Skouras made the…
Sheri Halfon has segued to Cary Brokaw's new Avenue Pictures as senior VP and CFO, having served as VP for finance and administration at its bankrupt predecessor, Avenue Entertainment.
United Talent Agency has confirmed that Barry Mendel has joined the company.
Publicist Max Bercutt, 83, died Oct. 23 in Tucson of cardiovascular ailments. Bercutt worked in Warner Bros. publicity from 1948-68, heading the department for 15 years.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$255.2M Disney 26.88%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$148.5M Paramount Pictures 28.38%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$18.5M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.30%