Tom Burke, director of movies and miniseries at Fox Broadcasting Co., has joined ICM as a television packaging agent. At Fox, he supervised the development, production and promotion of longform…
Stan Winston Prods. has named Brian Gilbert VP, creative affairs. Gilbert joins the Van Nuys-based company from Scott Rudin Prods., where he was director of development. * * * Showtime Networks has…
A public memorial service for singer-actress Thelma Carpenter, who died May 14, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Holy Word Church, 96th Street and Amsterdam Avenue in New York City.
For those who missed the recent festivities on the French Riviera, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will celebrate the 50th Cannes Film Festival in Los Angeles from June 17 to July 5.
Featuring a heavy concentration of U.S. indie features as well as a special tribute to Britain's Channel Four Television, the S.F. Intl. Lesbian & Gay Film Festival announced its 21st annual program…
New Line Cinema has upped Mark Kaufman to VP, music/business affairs. Kaufman, who joined the company in 1992, will oversee the music licensing department and negotiate score soundtrack deals for New…
ICM's Michael Black, who has been a talent agent for the past 24 years, is leaving the percentery biz to become a manager in a joint venture with Suzanne de Passe. Black, who has represented Tommy…
Talent and lit agency Paradigm has sued one of its former agents for allegedly copying client files and soliciting Paradigm clients to follow him to the Gersh Agency.
The Pacific coast resort of Acapulco will host a new black film festival June 24-29.
Bruce Boro has been tapped senior VP, international, for Chicago-based program distributor MediaVentures Intl.
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Frozen1Daily: $2.5M Cumulative: $138.8M Disney 20.11%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $588,587 Cumulative: $6.3M Relativity Media 17.52%