Leake Bevil, a former character actor of the 1950s and 1960s, died at his home in South Carolina on Aug. 5. He was 78.
Sylvester (Vec) Russo has been promoted to controller for King World Prods.
J. David Jones, an accomplished aerial coordinator, second-unit director and stunt pilot, died July 14 of complications from lung cancer at his home in Redway. He was 61.
Gayle Thomas' "The Beauty of the Common Tool" took the top film prize at the third annual Palm Springs Intl. Short Film Festival, the biggest short film fest in North America and one of the few fests…
Insect docu "Microcosmos," British drama "Mrs. Brown," the refurbished version of "Vertigo," Kiwi film "Topless Women Talk About Their Lives" and the Mohammed Ali docu "When We Were Kings" were the…
Talk about a quick turnaround. After four weeks at Endeavor, Darren Star has done an about-face and returned to ICM, the agency that previously represented him.
Satcaster Primestar on Wednesday announced its senior management team to run the company pending its restructuring as publicly traded Primestar Inc.
Steve Miller has joined Bodner-Simmrin Communications as VP of marketing. He'll oversee corporate sponsorships, event promotion and PR. Miller comes to B-S from Asprey Intl. * * * PBS has reslotted…
MGM has named Dan Taylor to the newly created position of executive VP for corporate finance. He'll be responsible for the development and implementation of financial growth strategies for the…
Joan Heming Frank, a TV producer known for her work on the original "Hallmark Hall of Fame" drama series in the 1950s and 1960s, died July 24 of cancer. She was 77.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%