Nobel Peace Prize laureate Wangari Maathai of Kenya will be feted at a Dec. 11 concert to be hosted by Tom Cruise and Oprah Winfrey that will air on E!
Jean-Pierre Jeunet needed no help from his interpreter following Tuesday's Variety screening of "A Very Long Engagement." During the Q&A, the French helmer and co-scribe showed, if anything, a…
Distributors and producers must file screen credits with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences by 5 p.m. Dec. 1 for their feature films to qualify for 2004 Oscar consideration.
Writer-producers Tom Fontana and Greg Strangis will receive awards from the Caucus for Television Producers, Writers and Directors. Fontana will receive a lifetime achievement award for his…
"The Smurfs" are back. DIC Entertainment has acquired broadcast rights to 26 half-hour episodes of the popular Hanna-Barbera toon, which will begin airing again in January.
Aiming to get a head start on Hollywood's soon-to-retire baby boomers, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has made its single largest charitable donation ever, pledging $5 million to the…
The Playboy Mansion provided a glitzy but intimate backdrop for the Grand Classics presentation of "Sweet Smell of Success" earlier this month. The series kicked off its L.A. debut with an intro by…
Showtime has produced a trio of socially oriented docs -- "Same Sex America," "After Innocence" and "Rikers High" -- that will air under its "Sho Exposure" lineup in 2005.
A trio of Emmy winners -- Lifetime prexy-CEO Carole Black and producers James Burrows and Dick Wolf -- will receive Brandon Tartikoff Legacy Awards from the National Association of Television Program…
David Decker has been named senior veep of business and legal affairs at Telepictures Prods.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M Warner Brothers
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures