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STILL King of the World

James Cameron has done it again. He has created another epic film that is guaranteed to roll in the dollars as if they’re falling from the sky. According to both The Hollywood Reporter and Variety, James Cameron’s “Avatar” is a jaw-dropping wonder. “The screen is alive with more action and[...]

Hollywood eyes record $10 billion in Box Office in 2009

Hollywood eyeing more than $10 billion this year as audiences flocked to theaters during the recession. According to The Hollywood Reporter, so far moviegoers had snapped up $9.67 billion worth of tickets at domestic — U.S. and Canadian — box offices through Tuesday, said tracking firm Hollywood.com Box Office. “The[...]

BAUM, GELB, HUVANE & TRECIOKAS CREATE SLATE PR

Breaking News: Melissa Kates and Jennifer Allen also leave PMK/HBH. Simon Halls resigns…wow. Deadline Hollywood has reported that after PMK/HBH merged with BNC, three of PMK/HBH publicists have decided to depart. Stephen Huvane, Andy Gelb and Robin Baum joined Ina Treciokas. They formed a new company named Slate PR. Huvane,[...]

“New Variety Editor Knows Nothing…”

Ouch…Nikki Finke has sharp words for the new editor of the trade paper “Variety.” “Why in the world ex-‘Los Angeles Times”s errand boy Leo Wolisnky has been named editor of ‘Daily Variety’ is bewildering to say the least. The guy knows nothing about the entertainment biz. He was long considered[...]

White House Crashers Will Plead the 5th

The alleged white house crashers, Michaele and Tareq Salahi, have informed the media that they will plead the fifth if they are subpoenaed by Congress, as reported by AP. The House Homeland Security Committee will vote on Wednesday in an attempt to subpoena the couple, but the Salahi’s hope that[...]

Stephanopolous to replace Sawyer

The New York Post reports that JuJu Chang will replace newsreader Chris Cuomo at “Good Morning America,” and that is not all. George Stephanopolous is expected to replace the coveted spot of Diane Sawyer to co-anchor beside Robin Roberts. The new lineup is expected to take place on Monday following[...]

Overture grabs rights to “Stone”

Overture Films has grabbed the distribution rights to the new thriller starring Robert De Niro, Edward Norton, Milla Jovovich and Frances Conroy entitled “Stone,” as reported by PR Newswire. The project is directed by John Curran and focuses on a convicted arsonist who tries to manipulate a parole officer to[...]

Major PR Merger: PMK/HBH with BNC

The rumor is that the powerful PMK/HBH and BNC public relations firms are merging starting January 2010, according to The Wrap. They are already owned by marketing giant InterPublic. This merger will change the PR landscape in the entertainment industry. Also our source says that both Simon Halls and Robin[...]

Lambert booked for “So You Think You Can Dance”

The Hollywood Gossip reports that Adam Lambert has been booked for the Dec. 18 finale of “So You Think You Can Dance.” He’ll perform his new single “Whataya Want From Me” written by pop star Pink. This song shows a more serious side of Lambert and is a chance for[...]

Pitt attaches to “Dracula” remake

Brad Pitt has signed on to produce Summit Entertainment’s remake of “Dracula” entitled “Vlad.” Music video director Anthony Mandler, whose credits include working with Rihanna, Eminem, and The Killers, blew away Summit after showing them a reel of his work. According to The Hollywood Reporter, “Vlad” focuses on Dracula as[...]