Cable News Network is close to naming longtime ABC News producer Rick Kaplan to a new No. 2 post at the cable-news web.
In the equivalent of a custody dispute erupting 20 years after a divorce, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has made an issue of the fact that its estranged counterpart --- the…
Screenwriter and playwright Vince McKewin has signed with United Talent Agency, where he'll be repped by a team of agents that includes Jeremy Zimmer, Dan Aloni, John Lesher and Marty Bowen…
Musician Kirk Franklin is signed to the Gospo Centric record label, and has a production deal with B-Rite Records, contrary to what was reported in Friday's story.
The Producers Credit Board has been gaining steam, with the group's membership --- which originally numbered 50 --- steadily growing. Many high-profile producers have lent their names to the board…
Viacom is cloning its paycable networks Showtime, the Movie Channel, Flix and Sundance Channel at almost manic speed, adding eight new multiplex "screens" in the next year to push the total up to 20.
City of Hope has named Kenneth (Babyface) Edmonds and Antonio (L.A.) Reid of LaFace Records as this year's Spirit of Life award honorees. L.A. Fete on Oct. 29 will help establish a research…
ABC confirmed Monday that, along with partner Robert Greenwald Prods., it has acquired the rights to the critically acclaimed book "Our Guys: The Glen Ridge Rape and the Secret Life of the Perfect…
Beat generation writer William S. Burroughs, the counterculture author best known for the novel "Naked Lunch" based on his experiences as a drug addict, died Saturday. He was 83.
Hollywood Pictures' "G.I. Jane" enlisted hundreds of guests for the preem of the Demi Moore starrer at Westwood's Village Theater on Wednesday night.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%