Merv Griffin has tapped Lawrence Cohen to head the Griffin Group, the investment and management company owned by the successful gameshow creator, hotelier and ex-talkshow host.
Granada TV has poached two senior drama execs from rival ITV producer United Film & TV Prods., a move that confirms Granada's status as the top production company in the ITV network.
Fox Broadcasting Co. has promoted several executives in its marketing department, including Tom Cosgrove, who was upped to vice president of sales research and marketing.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
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