Buccieri & Weiss Prods. ("Penn & Teller's Sin City Spectacular") has inked a first-look development deal with Lions Gate Media, the TV arm of Lions Gate Entertainment.
Marilyn Wilson has exited her post as an exec producer of Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's fledgling syndie talker hosted by Donny and Marie Osmond.
In a deal that offers insight into the future plans of both companies, NBC has tapped Carsey-Werner to handle the off-network sales of its spooky Saturday night drama "Profiler."
Polygram TV is pitching a syndie strip for fall 1999 that sounds like a cross between "Love Connection" and "Candid Camera" mixed with elements of "Pop-Up Video."
Will Oprah take a dose of Oxygen? Oprah Winfrey's Harpo Prods. is in the early stages of talks to provide programming for Oxygen, the new femme-oriented cabler in the works from Geraldine Laybourne's…
More than a dozen Fox O&Os have picked up MGM's "National Enquirer" syndie strip, paving the way for the tabmag spinoff to bow nationally next fall.
Oprah Winfrey has taken her lumps from TV critics this season for her talkshow's emphasis on self-help, spirituality and "empowerment" topics, but viewers aren't nearly as turned off by the "Change…
Steve Lange has exited his post as co-exec producer of Warner Bros.' syndie newsmag "Extra."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%