Director Arthur Hiller will succeed producer Robert Rehme as the 29th president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, the organization announced Wednesday. Hiller, 69, takes the one-year…
Allegations of sexual harassment have been made against playwright Israel Horovitz by six actresses and staff members involved with Massachusetts' Gloucester Stage Company, according to a story in…
In the wake of the News Corp. takeover of Star TV, chief Julian Mounter has confirmed rumors about his future."I formally advised (News Corp. chief) Rupert Murdoch by fax on Sunday that I would not…
A Senate committee Wednesday expressed outrage over allegations that Internal Revenue Service employees have been snooping through the computerized tax returns of friends, relatives and celebrities.
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has reached an agreement in principle on a below-the-line contract for James Cameron's new big-budget action film, "True Lies."
Jack Lemmon and other stars from Celebrity Row stormed a castle and won. Heeding a spirited protest, the Beverly Hills City Council voted 4-1 on Tuesday to kill approval of an 18-bedroom, 21-bathroom…
Two parolees were charged with the stabbing death of sound producer Robert J. Glass, authorities said Tuesday. They are being held without bail.
Rep. John Bryant (D-Texas) on Wednesday offered legislation directing the FCC to set standards for reducing the level of TV violence.
Preston Padden has been promoted to exec VP, affiliate relations, at Fox Broadcasting Co. while remaining senior VP, governmental relations, at News Corp., Fox's parent company.
Indie producer Lauren Lloyd has joined Hollywood Pictures as vice president of production.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.2M Cumulative:$61.3M Universal Pictures -13.60%
Hercules2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.6M Paramount Pictures -19.10%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$180.6M Fox -12.84%