John C. "Jack" McBride Jr., former senior VP and general counsel for Loews Cineplex Entertainment, has joined Katten Muchin Zavis Rosenman's entertainment and media practice as a corporate partner.
The West Coast Office of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has hired longtime union labor attorney Leo Geffner as West Coast counsel.
New Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist has tapped Starz Encore communications VP Paul Jacobson as his deputy press secretary, effective immediately.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
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The Writers Guild of America West has tapped veteran comedy writer Aaron Ruben to receive its Valentine Davies Award for public service.