OpenTV has tapped Thomas Jackson senior veep of sales while Clay Conrad has been named the company's veep of affiliate services. OpenTV makes interactive TV software for digital satcasters.
Animation house Pacific Data Images ("Antz") is turning its commercials division into a full-fledged digital and live-action production studio. Jennifer Thomas has been tapped to head the operation…
Alec Baldwin, Ving Rhames, Ming-Na Wen, James Woods, Donald Sutherland, Steve Buscemi and Peri Gilpin have agreed to lend their voices to "Final Fantasy: The Movie," the CG-animated adaptation of the…
RealNetworks Inc. said Thursday that it will begin bundling its Real-Player G2 audio and video system in TV cable set-top boxes and game consoles.
Just months after Disney announced Mickey Mouse will make his first foray into videogames, Warner Bros. Interactive has said Bugs Bunny and its other popular Looney Tunes characters will begin…
Interactive entertainment creator Brilliant Digital Entertainment is getting into the auction game with the acquisition of London-based satcaster The Auction Channel from Trojan Television for $7.3…
Large format pic producer L-Squared Entertainment ("T-Rex: Back to the Cretaceous") has secured $50 million in financing from investment outfit Centre Solutions to begin producing two pics per year…
Musicland Stores is going after the funny bone to promote its new Web site, SamGoody.com, set to launch today.
Four Media on Tuesday said it has acquired Los Angeles-based Digital Sound and Picture for $7.2 million in cash, a move that expands the post-production service provider's sound editing offerings.
Technicolor has expanded operations in Canada and Mexico, purchasing two video production companies in the regions for $19 million in cash.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%