Barbara Stroum, a former vice president at Marquee Enterprises and owner/founder of White Rose, two prominent concert promotion companies, died July 18 of heart failure in Los Angeles. She was 51.
Ernie Brown, a television and feature character actor, died July 14 of natural causes at Kaiser Permanante Hospital in Panorama City. He was 86.
Nan Morales has been promoted to vice president, feature production management, for Paramount's Mo-tion Picture Group.
Edward Lasker, a film producer in the late 1940s who served as counsel to the law firm of Rogers & Wells and also functioned as a director of Philip Morris Cos. from 1961 until his retirement in…
Kim Harbin has been named vice president of publicity for Buena Vista Television, succeeding Laurel Whitcomb, who has segued to a newly created veepee PR post within Walt Disney TV Animation.
Priority Records has upped Andrew Shack to senior VP of A&R in L.A. and has bumped Howard Sadow-sky to exec director of business and legal affairs. In addition to his continued A&R duties, Shack will…
MGM's Elisabeth Seldes is leaving her post as senior VP of production, but she'll stay attached to the stu-dio under an independent but exclusive contract to produce features for the MGM and UA units.
Dove Entertainment has announced that Ron Lightstone has been named president and CEO in charge of all divisions of the film-TV production-distribution company and book publisher. The move was…
In the second significant restructuring at MCA Records in as many months, the label is expected to tap Nancy Levin as its new promotion chief.
Columbia's "Air Force One" took off in Century City on Monday night and partygoers were cleared for landing in the courtyard of the Century City Towers.
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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%