The sale of NBC Universal took a step closer Monday as General Electric, which holds an 80% stake in NBC U, and Comcast agreed the price tag, according to wire reports.
Intandem Films has replaced Seven Arts Intl. as the sales agent and servicer on a slate of 13 completed pics.
London got into the festive spirit early thanks to Tuesday's world preem of "Disney's A Christmas Carol."
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
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StudioCanal chief exec Olivier Courson has altered the DNA of the Gallic mini-major since he took the reins 2½ years ago. It has been transformed from a subsid of pay TV channel Canal Plus, mostly…
France is set to launch its new tax rebates for international production by the end of the year.
Mike Medavoy and FremantleMedia Enterprises are collaborating on a multiplatform franchise with the working title "Dinosaurs Resurrected."
The BBC has unveiled plans to slash 25% from the salary bill of senior staff, resulting in the loss of 18% of management posts and a freeze on exec pay.
Noah Taylor, Paddy Considine and Sally Hawkins have joined the cast of "Submarine," TV writer/director Richard Ayoade's feature debut.
Sam Lavender has been upped to head of development at Film4, the film arm of U.K. broadcaster Channel 4.