Thanks to the allure of such Hollywood stars as Brad Pitt, who is the channel's May star of the month, MBC2 has the fourth-biggest Facebook following in the MENA region, the first when it comes to…
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Veteran executive Robert Kessel has joined Participant Media as senior VP of production. He will report to Jonathan King, Participant's exec VP of production, and manage the development, production…
The Weinstein Company has appointed Robert Katz as prexy of Dimension Films.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Relativity Media has upped Kyle Davies from prexy of theatrical distribution to prexy of worldwide distribution.
Relativity Media has upped Adam Keen to exec VP of worldwide publicity and corporate communications, while Rachel Cadden has been promoted to exec VP of marketing.
Jamie Foxx and 20th Century Fox Animation are teaming on toon "Welcome to the Jungle," based on an original pitch by Foxx and scribe Malcolm Spellman.
The Film Department has bought "True Memoirs of an International Assassin," an action-comedy penned by Jeff Morris.
Screen Gems has acquired "Sheneneh and Wanda," a comic vehicle for Jamie Foxx and Martin Lawrence.
Gael Garcia Bernal is in negotiations to join Kate Hudson in romance "Earthbound."
Columbia Pictures has set Kurt Wimmer to write "Total Recall," the remake of the 1990 sci-fi pic that starred Arnold Schwarzenegger.