Disney chief Robert Iger is expected to go outside the Mouse House to find the next chairman of Walt Disney Studios after Rich Ross resigned from the post on Friday, Variety has learned.
Rich Ross resigned as chairman of Walt Disney Studios Friday marking a surprise exit wedged between the company's staggering $200 million writedown from "John Carter" and the inevitable box office…
Few characters in Hollywood have been as polarizing as John Carter in recent years.
Walt Disney Studios has tapped former Participant Media prexy Ricky Strauss as head of marketing, ending a monthslong search to replace MT Carney, who announced her departure last week after a rocky…
When films fail at the box office, the marketing chief is usually the first to take the blame -- and to get the boot.
Disney has hired Universal marketing exec Frank Chiocchi to head its creative advertising operations.
The Mouse House provided no official confirmation of the hire Thursday. He'll report directly to president of marketing MT Carney, who was selected by studio chief Rich Ross in April. Under Ross's…
Even with the economy rebounding, the majors are scrambling as never before to adjust to a fast-changing environment.
With "Tron: Legacy," Disney finds itself trying to reboot a property that's not only 28 years old but one that was never a blockbuster to begin with. So taking three years to promote the film has a…
DreamWorks Studios has gone from a dead stop to flat-out gallop: It has six films in production this summer, all eyeing 2011 bows.
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%