Howard Davine, vice president, business affairs at Walt Disney Television, has been named president of Starlight Children's Foundation, succeeding Peter Samuelson, who has served for 14 years.
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…
MCI and Progressive Networks have entered an Internet alliance that the companies say will greatly enhance the Internet's ability to deliver audio and video.
Spain's second digital platform, Via Digital, has signed up Michael J. Solomon, former prexy of Warner Bros. Intl. Television, to acquire and package big U.S. feature films for its upcoming movie…
Cinemark USA Inc. reported a healthy jump in both revenue and profit for the second quarter, largely due to its expansion program, the company said Monday.
Actor Matthew Lawrence, who began his TV career at age 4 on the ABC drama "Dynasty," has joined the cast of "Boy Meets World," now entering its fifth season.
Two architects of airborne summer hits are taxiing their next project into the hangar at MGM. The film, "Disturbing Behavior," was written by "Con Air" scribe Scott Rosenberg and will be produced by…
The White House has officially nominated Michael Powell for a Republican vacancy at the Federal Communications Commission.
Sony Pictures Classics has picked up North American rights to the film adaptation of Brian Friel's Tony Award-winning play "Dancing at Lughnasa."
Trimark Pictures has appointed former Polygram Filmed Entertainment music coordinator Julianne Kelley as director of music.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%