John Hancock, a veteran character actor currently co-starring in the CBS series "Love and War," died Monday at his home in Los Angeles of a massive heart attack. He was in his early 50s, according to…
HBO's airing of Michael Jackson's concert in Bucharest, Romania, on Saturday night was the pay cable net's highest-rated special ever, scoring a 21.4 rating, 34 share in HBO's 17.5 million homes.
Alvin Z. Rosenfeld, a journalist who covered wars in Europe, Africa and the Middle East, died Oct. 10 of cancer.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$231.7M Disney -25.30%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$126.5M Paramount Pictures -31.50%
Let's Be Cops
Let's Be Cops3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$32.6M Fox -29.54%
Playwright William Douglas-Home, who was court-martialed in World War II for refusing to bombard the French port of Le Havre, has died, his niece said. He was 80.
John Jacobs just doubled his duties at Warner Bros. after being promoted to senior vice president of worldwide media for the studio.
Scott Terry has joined Skywalker Sound South as director of operations. For the past 14 years, Terry was head of operations at Todd A-O/Glen Glenn Studios.
Ben Maddow, a screenwriter and author whose credits included John Huston's "The Asphalt Jungle," has died. He was 83.
After a six-year tenure at Disney, Richard Cohen is ankling his post as executive VP of Buena Vista Home Video Worldwide to pursue other undisclosed interests.
Hughes Rudd, a former CBS correspondent known for his biting criticism of television news, died Tuesday in a French hospital, network officials said. He was 71. Rudd, who retired in 1986, worked for…
Former NBC exec Dennis Considine has joined Louis Gossett Jr.'s Logo Entertainment, which recently signed a multi-picture TV pact with World Intl. Network (Daily Variety, Oct. 9).