THR Heat Index

Dan Nelkin/NBCUniversal

Tracking the week's ups and downs in the business of entertainment.

DOWN: Frances Berwick
The Bravo president's decision to continue The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills (albeit re-edited) after Russell Armstrong's suicide prompts charges of insensitivity. Will fans revolt, or will ratings surge?

UP: Atom Egoyan
Interest in the director's planned West Memphis Three feature film skyrockets upon their fortuitous release from prison.

DOWN: Colin Farrell
Fright Night scored strong reviews but failed to deliver big box office, a recurring theme in the actor's career.

UP: Kris Jenner
The Kardashians throw a wedding fit for their empire: E! cameras rolling, product placement galore and photos sold to People for $1.5 million.

SHOWBIZ STOCKS

UP: RealD (RLD)
$14.47 (+6.2%)
After plunging 40 percent in two months, analysts begin noting that insiders are buying the stock.

DOWN: Walt Disney (DIS)
$32.02 (-4.8%)
Janney Capital Markets says the company is "reportedly scrambling" after underestimating the cost of running its $850 million Hawaiian resort.

comments powered by Disqus