David P. Lewis, a television pioneer who began his career in advertising in New York City, died Oct. 25 after a short illness.
Don Merritt, motion picture boom operator, died Nov. 8 from injuries sustained in a bicycle accident.
Leslie H. Anderson has been promoted to VP marketing administration for the Motion Picture Group of Paramount Pictures.
As expected (Daily Variety, Oct. 21), former Carolco VP business affairs Jay Itzkowitz has been named VP, legal affairs, for Fox Inc., Fox exec veep George Vradenburg announced yesterday.
Winifred White has been named to the newly created position of VP, movies and miniseries at NBC Prods., overseeing longform production and development at the in-house unit, reporting to exec VP of…
The Motion Picture Export Assn. of America announced yesterday the promotions of Jean-Jacques Ferrier to VP of the MPEAA and Jane Albrecht to VP for European homevideo and pay television.
Actor David Oliver died Nov. 12 at his Los Angeles home of complications resulting from AIDS. He was 30. A star of the Emmy Award-winning series "A Year in the Life," Oliver also appeared for two…
Kevin Fortson, who signed on as VP of development for Genesis Entertainment in May, has ankled his post to return to Geraldo Rivera's New York-based Investigative News Group.
William O. Martin, 58, a CBS Entertainment executive and graphic artist, died Oct. 5 in Santa Monica from AIDS-related lymphoma.
Less than a month after being named president of the Agency for the Performing Arts, Roger Vorce has announced that APA is adding an agent to its roster, as well as promoting several others.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%