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Getting A New Booth

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Ken Wilson, after seven years in the St. Louis Cardinals broadcast booth, is leaving for KTLA-TV Los Angeles, where he will be involved in telecasts of the Angels' games. Coincidentally, Wilson will…

Dimitris Myrat

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Dimitris Myrat, 82, veteran Greek stage and film actor, director and writer, died Jan. 10 in Athens of cancer. Myrat's prolific career began in 1925 with his first stage appearance with the famed…

Louis Seigner

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Louis Seigner, 87, actor on the French stage and in films by Renoir, Clouzot and Antonioni, died Jan. 20 in Paris in a fire. He was famous for his work, at the Comedie Franchise, in Feydeau, Labiche…

GE Posts Gain Despite Weak NBC

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NBC was not among the contributors to General Electric's 9% boost in net profits for the year, which reached $4.3 billion (or $4.85 a share), up from $3.94 billion ($4.36). Revenue for the year ended…

Matsushita Forms MCA Committee

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Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. has formed its MCA executive committee of five members, which includes chairman Lew Wasserman and chief operating officer Sidney J. Sheinberg, as well as three…

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Domestic Film DAILY

PROVIDED BY: Box Office

  1. 1

    Guardians of the Galaxy

    Daily Gross:$1.6M

    Cume to08.28.14: $258.3M

    Guardians of the Galaxy

    1
    Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
  2. 2

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

    Daily Gross:$1.1M

    Cume to08.28.14: $150.7M

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

    2
    Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
  3. 3

    If I Stay

    Daily Gross:$1.0M

    Cume to08.28.14: $20.6M

    If I Stay

    3
    Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%

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Statuettes For Loy And Loren

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Myrna Loy and Sophia Loren will receive honorary Oscars this year. The board of governors gives out honorary Oscars periodically in recognition of lifetime achievement. Japanese director Akira…

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Sats Syndex-Free

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Syndicated exclusivity rules will not be applied to the distribution of signals sent to home satellite dish owners, the Federal Communciations Commission has decided. In April 1989, the FCC asked for…

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Ex MGM/UA Exec Sues Over Firing

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Former MGM/UA Communications exec v.p. Richard Cignarelli has sued the company, claiming he was fired without just cause and was not paid amounts due under his contract. Cignarelli, in a complaint…

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Changes Made At KRON-TV

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At KRON-TV, anchor Pete Wilson will add the 11 p.m. nightly news to his 6 p.m. duties, replacing Evan White, who will continue at 5 p.m. Sandra Gin, formerly of KCRA-TV Sacramento, has joined as…

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Case Closed

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Cathy Baillargeon of Sacramento announced that she has won a $12,000 settlement from KROY-FM, station d.j. Dan “The Iceman” Walker and the Black Angus restaurant after suing over a 1988 incident in…