Cheryl Boone Isaacs has been named president of theatrical marketing for New Line Cinema, it was confirmed Tuesday by Mitchell Goldman, president of marketing and distribution (Daily Variety, May 16).
Jenny Montefiore has been appointed marketing director at All American Fremantle Intl. and will be responsible for marketing, advertising and promotion for the company's business around the world…
David Livingstone has been named senior VP of creative at Polygram Films. He'll oversee development of all creative elements regarding launch of the company's major pics in the U.S. Livingstone…
Veteran character actor Howard Morton, who had recurring roles on numerous Norman Lear television series, has died following a stroke. He was 71. Morton died May 11 from complications at St. Joseph's…
Actress Catherine McLeod, the leading lady of several of Republic Pictures' better productions of the late 1940s, died May 11 of complications from pneumonia at Encino-Tarzana Regional Medical…
Bella Dimbort, mother of Danny Dimbort, president of the independent film production and distribution company Nu Image, died April 12 of natural causes in Tel Aviv. She was 83.
Leon Tokatyan, who wrote the pilot episode for the award-winning TV series ''Lou Grant,'' died May 13 in Los Angeles of natural causes. He was 73.
Music industry vet Glen Brunman, who as chief of Epic Soundtrax has helped shape the film soundtrack landscape, has been named exec veep of the newly created Sony Music Soundtrax.
Steve Hewitt has relinquished the title of president of Hallmark Entertainment Prods. to become a hands-on executive producer of at least 16 original TV and cable movies filmed by Hallmark over the…
Chinese director Wu Tianming's "The King of Masks" and U.S. helmer John O'Hagan's Sundance-preemed "Wonderland" won the Audience Awards for best feature and best documentary, respectively, at the San…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$17.6M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$16.8M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$16.4M Warner Brothers / New Line