Terry Wood has been named veepee of programming for Paramount Domestic TV.
Saban Entertainment vet Lou Bortone has been upped to senior veep of marketing and advertising for Fox Family Worldwide.
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."
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."
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."
Rupert Murdoch's FX has outbid Comedy Central for the cable-TV rights to Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's "Married ... With Children" for a four-year license term, beginning in September 1999.
Here come "Little Rascals" knickknacks: King World Prods. is jump-starting its licensing and merchandising efforts with the appointment of Kevin Allyn as prexy of the division.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%