Kerry McCluggage has been promoted to chairman of the Paramount TV Group, giving him a title commensurate with that of motion picture group chairman Sherry Lansing under the recently revised…
Sony Pictures Entertainment named Jim and Barrie Loeks co-chairs of its 885 -screen Loews Theatres yesterday, giving the husband-and-wife team the reins of the oldest exhibition company in the United…
Ray Singer, 76, radio and TV comedy writer, died Monday of cancer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. A native of New York City, Singer sold freelance material to nightclub comics before landing his…
MCA Music Entertainment Group yesterday tapped former Ogden Entertainment exec Fred Ordower for the new position of executive VP, live entertainment, consolidating the activities of MCA Concerts…
CBS News general assignment reporter Regina Blakely has been named the CBS Newsnet correspondent in Washington, D.C. Blakely will be based in the network's D.C. offices and report on various topics.
MGM has promoted Monique Stephansen to vice president of international marketing.
Joseph Ruddick, 74, longtime theater manager and district supervisor for theater circuits headquartered in Kansas City, died in K.C. at home Nov. 7.
James D. Boaz has resigned as president of the Paramount Stations Group, effective Dec. 12, citing a long-held desire to take a prolonged sabbatical.
Polygram Group Distribution has restructured its special markets division, naming Robert Bell senior VP and Howard Smiley VP.
Deborah Moore and Jake Crawford, a boy, Dalton James, Aug. 30, South Bay Hospital, Redondo Beach. Mother is senior vice president of production for New Line Cinema. Father is a stunt coordinator…
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Lucy1Daily:$3.2M Cumulative:$61.3M Universal Pictures -13.60%
Hercules2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.6M Paramount Pictures -19.10%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$180.6M Fox -12.84%