Joanne Mazzu has been named director of business affairs for Columbia Pictures Television. She previously served as associate director of business affairs.
Twentieth Century Fox chairman Joe Roth is vigorously exploring independent production options as it appears less and less likely that his boss, Rupert Murdoch, will agree to pay the studio chief…
Another Paramount syndie exec has flown the coop to Twentieth TV.
Here's a sampling of high-ranking studio production executives who were either fired or resigned during the nine-year tenure of Gulf & Western/Paramount Communications Inc. chairman and chief…
Joan Maloney Rio, professional dancer, died Wednesday of cancer in her Tarzana home. She was 57. Her professional credits include such musicals as "Singin' in the Rain, ""Torch Song,""Stars and…
Film producer and distributor Ralph B. Serpe, 81, died Oct. 24 in Tarzana of cancer. A longtime associate of Dino De Laurentiis, Serpe started his film career in the late 1940s when he served as VP…
Martin Gregg, 51, actor, legit entrepreneur and president of the North Park Theater Foundation in San Diego, died Oct. 11 in that city of complications from AIDS.
Susan and Kirk Witherspoon, a boy, Evan Lee, May 19, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
Industry vet John Ruscin is ankling his three-year post as senior VP of acquisitions and production at 20th Century Fox to join Ticketmaster Inc. as executive VP.
David Bender has been promoted to VP of operations at Roseanne and Tom Arnold's Wapello County Prods., managing daily operations and acquisition of new projects for the independent production…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$234.3M Disney -1.91%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$128.8M Paramount Pictures -3.52%
Let's Be Cops
Let's Be Cops3Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$34.2M Fox -6.44%