Stuart Gottesman has been named to the new position of vice president for regional publicity and promotion for Paramount Pictures' motion pictures group.
Comedian Red Skelton, widely popular in radio, films and TV from the 1940s through the early '70s, died Wednesday morning after a long illness at Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage. He was 84.
MGM has upped Darcie Denkert, an 18-year vet, to senior vice president for business affairs. She'll be in charge of theatrical and legal affairs for the motion pic departments of MGM and UA, and will…
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Weekend:$32.5M
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Weekend:$13.1M
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Weekend:$11.9M
Roy Lott, an 18-year veteran of Arista Records, has been offered the newly created No. 2 spot at EMI Recorded Music, where he is expected to assist Ken Berry in taking care of the day-to-day duties…
Summit Entertainment has tapped former Polygram Film Intl. sales exec Samantha Horley as VP international sales. She will be based in Summit's London office, reporting to senior VP David Garrett and…
Matthew Duda has been upped to exec VP of program acquisitions and planning, while Matt Riklin has been promoted to exec veepee of program enterprises and distribution at Showtime Network Inc.
In one of the speedier ascents up the Hollywood corporate ladder, Jonathan Glickman --- who came to Caravan Pictures four years ago as an intern from USC's Peter Stark Program --- has been named…
Hot summer scribes Ed Solomon ("Men in Black") and Andrew Marlowe ("Air Force One") have signed on to head deep in the heart of Texas for the 4-year-old Austin Film Festival and Screenwriter's…
Rudolf Bing, a controversial and strong-willed general manager of the Metropolitan Opera House in New York for 22 years, died Sept. 2 of respiratory failure at St. Joseph's Hospital in Yonkers, N.Y…
Seagram Co. Ltd. appointed a former Pepsico exec in India, Ramesh Vangal, to oversee its Asia-Pacific businesses, with operating responsibility for the spirits and wine business as well as a…