Cartoon Network has promoted Jennifer Davidson to senior VP of programming and scheduling, giving her responsibility for the positioning of all on-air content for Cartoon and its Boomerang sibling…
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Universal has booked bigscreen rights to the children's tome "The Night Tourist" in a high six-figure deal.
New Line Cinema has optioned "The Plucker," an illustrated novel by Brom. Temple Hill Entertainment partners Wyck Godfrey and Marty Bowen will produce with Terry Thoren.
Eddie Murphy and helmer Brian Robbins are in final negotiations to reteam for the DreamWorks comedy "A Thousand Words."
Comedy Central has opted not to renew "The Showbiz Show With David Spade."
ABC has given a put pilot order to an untitled drama from "Grey's Anatomy" scribe Jill Soloway and J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot shingle.
The audience's split second of shock is always palpable when it hears George Carlin say, "If there is a god, may he strike me dead."
While training to be a radar technician in the Air Force, Carlin works as a disc jockey for KJOE in Shreveport, La. He's soon booted from the service when officers deem him an "unproductive airman."
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$48.9M Warner Brothers -66.23%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$34.4M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -77.26%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$53.9M Universal Pictures -67.83%