Spelling Films Intl. has restructured its distribution arm with the appointment of three executives to newly created posts.
After protracted negotiations, International Creative Management officials confirmed yesterday that InterTalent Agency topper Bill Block and 12 of his associates have joined ICM, as expected (Daily…
Cleavon Little, 53, who played the sheriff in Mel Brooks' western spoof "Blazing Saddles," won a Tony for "Purlie" and captured an Emmy for his guest role opposite Judd Hirsch in "Dear John," died…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$231.7M Disney -25.30%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$126.5M Paramount Pictures -31.50%
Let's Be Cops
Let's Be Cops3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$32.6M Fox -29.54%
Red Barber, 84, the pioneer baseball sportscaster, died Oct. 22 in Tallahassee, Fla., from an intestinal disorder.
Ann Daly has been promoted to the newly created post of president of Buena Vista Home Video, North America, putting her atop a unit that produces $ 1 billion a year in revenue for the Walt Disney Co…
Eileen Woodbury has been appointed promotion director for Pirate Radio KQLZ-FM. She joined the Westwood One-owned station in 1990 as a promo coordinator and was later upped to assistant promo…
Fred Birnbaum, 70, television advertising director of Variety for 18 years, died Oct. 16 in Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y., of a heart attack.
AMC Entertainment vice president of marketing Jack Holland has left the company in a reorganization in which regional marketing exex Dick Westerling and Marc Merry were promoted to new corporate…
In a major revamp of its movie production arm, New Line Cinema has crowned Michael De Luca as executive vice president and chief operating officer of its New Line Prods. unit, giving the 27-year-old…
Arista Records yesterday appointed Jim Elliott VP of top 40 promotion.