THR Heat Index

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

UP: David Zaslav

The Discovery CEO's 2011 pay rises to $52.4 million, up 23 percent from 2010 and topping rival moguls Philippe Dauman (Viacom), Jeffrey Bewkes (Time Warner) and Robert Iger (Disney).

DOWN: Julia Roberts

The former America's Sweetheart disappoints with an $18.1 million domestic bow for Mirror Mirror, her second straight soft opening after last summer's Larry Crowne.

UP: Jim Bell

NBC's Today executive producer brings back Meredith Vieira to counter Good Morning America's Katie Couric stunt and beats the rival ABC show by about 400,000 viewers April 2, a larger margin than on the previous two Mondays.

DOWN: Veena Sud

The Killing showrunner's season two premiere suffers a sharp ratings drop from the first-season finale that prompted many fans to swear off the AMC drama. Turns out they did.


UP: Apple (AAPL)
$629.32 (+2.4%)

Zachs Investment Research expects the new iPad to "boost revenue for the current quarter."

DOWN: Zynga (ZNGA)
$12.29 (-5.5%)

The maker of games for hand-held devices says about 43 million shares will be sold in a secondary offering at $12 each.

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