NBC will reportedly pull new reality series "Final Appeal" and "What Happened?" from their regular time periods after Oct. 23--the final Friday prior to the start of the November sweeps.
CBS, responding to employee concerns, has commissioned an environmental study of its Television City headquarters in Los Angeles. The decision follows a period in which a handful of employees on the…
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).
Richard Lewis is developing a new sitcom for Fox Broadcasting Co. that would star Lewis and Don Rickles, to be produced by 3 Arts Entertainment in association with HBO Independent Prods.
SYNERGY HAS LONG BEEN of the most over-used terms in the entertainment industry, a sort of high-falutin' buzzword that means, in simple Schwarzenegger-type lingo, "Ve're big, and ve vill use our size…
An obviously uncomfortable Jay Leno appeared before Academy of Television Arts & Sciences luncheon-goers and scores of media yesterday, saying he wants to bury the hatchet in the late-night booking…
Actress Kristy McNichol won't fly the coop exactly, but she will be taking an open-ended hiatus from the veteran NBC series "Empty Nest," exec producer Tony Thomas confirmed yesterday.
ABC, CBS and NBC could lose a combined $ 15 million in advertising revenue due to the four 90-minute political debates, which will preempt such hit shows as "Full House,""Cheers" and "60 Minutes."…
Bill Cosby sobered up an otherwise light-hearted TV Hall of Fame induction ceremony with a 15-minute lecture decrying how African-Americans are depicted in prime time, "begging" assembled industry…
A steady downpour here didn't dampen reaction to "Aladdin," Disney's latest animated feature, screened to hordes of media and others as a work-in-progress during a multifaceted three-day press junket.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%