The Senate Commerce Committee on Tuesday rejected a White House proposal to make it illegal for broadcasters to use their current analog channel after Dec. 31, 2006.
Douglas A. Stone has been promoted to senior VP, national film settlements, for AMC Film Marketing, a division of Kansas City-based theater chain American Multi-Cinema.
Ian Hart, who starred in “Backbeat,” “Nothing Personal” and “Noose,” has signed with CAA, where he will be repped by Scott Landis and Jennifer Gabler. * * * Robyn Stecher has joined ICM as an agent…
In an attempt to reverse its ratings slide, the Telemundo Group has replaced its network programming chief Harry Abraham Castillo.
In the latest of a series of senior management appointments, King World Prods. has named Steven LoCascio senior vice president and chief financial officer.
David G. Johnson, general counsel and executive vice president of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., has been upped to senior exec VP, it was announced Monday by Frank Mancuso, MGM chairman and chief…
Legacy Releasing and BMG Independents rolled out their new indie comedy pic "Wedding Bell Blues" at the Nu Wilshire theater in Santa Monica on Wednesday night, followed by an SRO bash at the Mobay…
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences has bowed a Latin Academy and has tapped industry vet Mauricio Abaroa its executive director. The move paves the way for the creation of a Latin…
Bette Midler has officially fired her longtime agency, Creative Artists Agency, after putting them on notice last week (Daily Variety, June 5). She has not yet signed with another percentery.
NBC Entertainment has promoted Bari Carrelli to vice president, miniseries and motion pictures for television.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%