Producer George Zaloom is developing a "Wonderful World of Disney" telefilm on the life of the pioneering, globetrotting femme journo Nellie Bly.
The shot clock has officially run out on "The Magic Hour." Fox's Twentieth TV has pulled the plug on its latenight syndie talkshow fronted by NBA great Earvin (Magic) Johnson.
The "Dump Jerry Springer" campaign is heading west. Rev. Michael Pfleger, the Chi-based pastor who has led the protest against the "Jerry Springer Show" in its Windy City hometown, is planning to…
The major syndie distribs are gathering in Gotham today to unveil an overhauled industry trade org dedicated to channeling more TV advertising dollars into syndicated programming.
In the face of increasingly dire financial forecasts for the long-troubled studio, MGM has halted all TV series development, the studio confirmed Wednesday.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has elected peer group representatives to its board of governors.
Team Entertainment has completed an initial public stock offering that raised $7.6 million for the L.A.-based indie production-distribution outfit headed by industry vet Drew Levin.
Andy Friendly has been upped to prexy of firstrun programming and production for King World Prods.
Radio with pictures? Shock jock Howard Stern will deliver that and more with a Saturday latenight TV vehicle set to bow this month with the mixed-media title of "The Howard Stern Radio Show."
No doubt, Hank Hill would chalk up his family's success in the syndie marketplace to its unwavering faith in God, Country and Football.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%