Eddie Kendricks, whose clear falsetto punctuated such hits for the Temptations as "Get Ready" and "The Way You Do the Things You Do," has died of lung cancer at 52.
Richard D. Lindheim has been named exec VP of the Paramount TV Group, reuniting the former Universal TV exec with Kerry McCluggage, as expected (Daily Variety, Aug. 19).
Primetime, the international TV distribution company, has appointed Christina Thomas as head of U.S. sales, based in New York.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$37.1M Sony / Columbia -63.56%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$968,406 Cumulative:$58.9M Fox -77.28%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$733,441 Cumulative:$18.0M Focus -84.99%
Rebecca Foster and Stuart Gross, Aug. 14, Big Sur. Bride is non-pro.
Oscar Kleckner, father of producer Jay Kleckner, died Oct. 3 of natural causes.
Tom Connor has been upped to VP of creative services for Paramount Domestic TV after serving as exec director of advertising and promotion since 1989.
As expected, Edwards Theaters' head film buyer Pat Notaro has been brought on board as Columbia Pictures' general sales manager and No. 2 distribution exec in the studio's internal executive shuffle…
David Corvo, CBS News' VP for public affairs, will be the new executive producer on Fox's upcoming, prime time magazine program, Fox News president Van Gordon Sauter confirmed late yesterday. The…