Showtime Networks Inc. has picked up 28 episodes of the animated Internet-based sci-fi series "WhirlGirl" to begin airing on its online Web site in February.
Columbia TriStar Interactive, a division of Sony Pictures Entertainment, has upped Ira Rubenstein to veep of marketing for the studio's online division.
ABC's "Cupid" has flung his last arrow. The network Wednesday halted production on the series, about the mythical Cupid (Jeremy Piven), banished from Mount Olympus until he pairs 100 couples…
Warner Home Video renewed for three years its revenue-sharing deal with Viacom-controlled Blockbuster Entertainment on Tuesday, signaling such deals are here to stay.
KCBS Los Angeles is expanding its Channel 2 local 5 p.m. newscast to an hour, effective Feb. 1, sources said Tuesday.
Diva Systems Corp., which offers a video-on-demand service to cable operators, has lured a high-level cable exec to join the company as president and CEO: David F. Zucker, executive VP of ESPN.
Thirteen has proven an unlucky number for Fox's supernatural drama "Brimstone." Signaling the show's cancellation, the network on Friday halted production of the series -- after its 13th episode…
Canadian studio production facilities provider Meier Worldwide Intermedia, on Monday, said it has partnered with producer Alexandra Rose ("Exit to Eden") to form Meier Rose Pictures.
After triumphing at the Golden Globe Awards, Steven Spielberg's "Saving Private Ryan" secured still more honors Monday, taking home best picture, best director and musical score honors from the…
Catherine Zeta-Jones will be honored as supporting actress of the year at ShoWest 1999 for her performance in "The Mask of Zorro."
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Frozen1Daily: $2.1M Cumulative: $136.3M Disney -79.13%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $500,820 Cumulative: $5.7M Relativity Media -58.71%