A&E, which has dropped in the primetime Nielsens more than any other top-30 rated basic cablers during the past year, has elevated Abbe Raven to executive VP and general manager.
Markets & Festivals
Vivendi Universal Entertainment is poised to leap back to the future and re-finance up to $1.62 billion in conventional corporate loans as commercial debt tied to projected film slate revenue.
Lew Horwitz in on the move again, as Southern Pacific Bank is closing on the sale of the indie-finance kingpin's eponymous loan company to an unspecified other lender.
NBC is uprooting the road to "Providence," pulling the Friday-night drama at the end of December.
Disney chairman Michael Eisner openly spoke of the benefits of a hookup between ABC News and CNN during an interview Monday on CNN's "Moneyline."
After scoring the weekend's top film with "The Ring," screenwriter Ehren Kruger has scared up a two-picture deal at Universal that is worth seven figures.
"The Fast and the Furious" scribe Gary Scott Thompson has made a pitch deal with Sony Pictures Animation for a project called "Shangri-La."
Former Sony Pictures Entertainment exec Jon Feltheimer has settled his lawsuit against his ex-employer on the day jury selection began in the case.
In response to sinking stock prices, corporate scandal and investor confusion, the 11 publicly traded cable companies on Monday outlined voluntary guidelines for more consistent and transparent…
Gemstar-TV Guide Intl. said Monday that it's under investigation by the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Frozen2Daily: $1.7M Cumulative: $140.5M Disney -30.18%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $437,117 Cumulative: $6.8M Relativity Media -25.73%