Jan McNally Silverman, wife of former Variety publisher Syd Silverman, died Dec. 26 at her home in White Plains, N.Y., following a brief illness. She was 67. A native of Birmingham, Ala., she…
David Bradley, 77, film director and connoisseur of the Old Hollywood, died Dec. 20 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He was 77. A native of Winnetka, Ill., Bradley was still a student…
Sony Pictures Entertainment on Tuesday upgraded Bob Nafius' stripes, naming him senior VP of strategic communications.
After 3-1/2 months, “Side Show” is leaving town. The Broadway musical will close Jan. 3, with a $7 million loss for its investors, producer Emanuel Azenberg said. For the week of Dec. 8-14, the show…
MCA Music Publishing has inked a worldwide joint venture pact with Surco Records, the burgeoning Latin music label run by producer Gustavo Santaolalla. The deal signals MCA's further commitment to…
NEW YORK — Powered by a pair of theatricals and a sharp Tuesday performance, NBC retained the ratings crown for the second consecutive week, easily winning Nielsen's Dec. 15-21 pre-holiday frame in…
LONDON — Paul Webster has been appointed the new head of film at Channel Four, reflecting a reorganization of the channel's involvement in feature films. He will oversee not only the commissioning of…
NBC's upcoming sitcom with Nathan Lane is produced by Paramount Network Television. Division's name was wrong in Monday's story about NBC's pickup of the series.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
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%