Viacom Inc. named Taco Bell CEO John Antioco as chief exec officer of its troubled Blockbuster video unit Tuesday, filling the gap left by Bill Fields, who quit the video chain in late April.
Outfest '97, the 15th edition of the L.A. Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, will open July 11 with the Los Angeles premiere of the U.S. indie romantic comedy "I Think I Do."
Stephen Moore has been promoted to president, international, of 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment.
Robin Paxton has been named to the newly created position of vice president and managing director, broadcasting, for Walt Disney Television Intl. - Asia Pacific.
Former ICM agent Michael Goldman has been hired to head a new management division for Tollin/Robbins Prods., the company that is the partnership of Michael Tollin and Brian Robbins. The company…
Sony Pictures Classics has hired 20-year film industry vet Tom Prassis to fill the newly created position of VP of sales.
Box office tracking company Entertainment Data Inc. has named David Penner senior VP and chief financial officer.
Cathy Wischner-Sola has been upped from manager to director of program development for TNT, a post that will find her continuing her involvement in the development and production of TNT Originals…
James Middleton has reupped at United Artists as VP of production and development.
The Columbia TriStar TV Group has named Harry Friedman producer of "Jeopardy!," succeeding George Vosburgh.
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Homefront3Daily: $701,370 Cumulative: $10.9M Open Road 39.42%