Herb Jellinek, longtime chief financial and administrative officer for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, will retire from his position in March.
Markets & Festivals
Cable networks performed erratically in the October primetime Nielsens, with nine of the 12 highest-rated channels either flat or down year-to-year.
Thesp Cristian de la Fuente has inked a talent holding deal with NBC that also calls for him to become a recurring cast member of the net's frosh laffer "Hidden Hills."
Fox's "Girls Club" is closed for good. The high-profile frosh drama from creator-exec producer David E. Kelley, which barely registered a heartbeat in its premiere outing last week, fell even further…
Adam Bialow, previously senior director of international business and legal affairs at Lions Gate Entertainment, Tuesday was upped to VP of the same areas.
More than 300 conversations between the film curator of New York's American Museum of the Moving Image and various directors, actors, screenwriters and others will go online beginning this week
Vidgame maker THQ named Philip Holt VP of product development, plucking him from a somewhat similar position at one of THQ's inhouse studios, Volition.
MTV has set Nov. 26 as the preem date for the second season of its reality hit "The Osbournes," which has been credited with inaugurating the reality sitcom genre.
Add supermodel to the list of dream jobs reality television is promising its viewers.
Warner Bros. Online has named three execs to fill VP slots in the studio's reviving online operations. They are Michael Tritter, now vice president, theatrical projects; Staci Feldman, veep…
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Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues1Daily: $8.1M Cumulative: $8.1M Paramount Pictures 0.00%
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug2Daily: $4.9M Cumulative: $91.0M Warner Brothers / New Line -22.87%
Frozen3Daily: $1.8M Cumulative: $170.2M Disney -11.89%