Bunim/Murray Prods. has acquired the domestic rights to "Wanted," an off-the-beaten-path U.K. series that's part gameshow, part scavenger hunt and part suspense thriller.
Quincy Jones and David Salzman spent most of Thursday working feverishly on the Monday premiere of their new latenight strip "Vibe," even as word surfaced that the pair are in the process of…
HSN Inc. reported a 41% hike in operating cash flow for the second quarter, driven by increased sales at Home Shopping Network in spite of slower-than-expected growth in its broadcasting division.
Hot days and fresh shows propelled Universal TV's "Jerry Springer" to its highest national rating in more than two years, according to Nielsen Media Research's syndie ratings report for the week…
About 50 employees and several other creditors have initiated bankruptcy proceedings against Seagull Entertainment, producer/distributor of such syndie fare as "Hollywood Connection" and "Tarzan: the…
The wheels of justice are turning too slowly for the distributor of "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy!" Arguing that it needs to move quickly to get a new gameshow strip on the air in fall 1998, King…
Barry Diller's HSN Inc. has tapped Nickelodeon Intl. veteran Jon Miller as president and CEO of HSNi Broadcasting, the newly formed corporate umbrella for the Silver King Broadcasting and SF…
After making an end run around the toughest markets for new syndicated shows to crack, Paramount's syndie arm has asked stations in New York and Los Angeles to submit offers for its new Howie Mandel…
While there's still no official word from the studio, station sources say Columbia TriStar Television Distribution is stepping up efforts to launch a syndie daytime strip hosted by Donny and Marie…
Kelly McGillis, Larry Hagman and Jason Gedrick have been cast in an upcoming CBS miniseries based on the Ken Follett genetic-cloning thriller "The Third Twin."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%