In a lavish 2006 program launch Tuesday night, Australia's Network Ten announced new local programs including an Oz version of celebrity chef Jamie Oliver's reality skein "Jamie's Kitchen."
Samuel Goldwyn Films' offbeat family drama "The Squid and the Whale" picked up six noms to lead all contenders for the 2006 Independent Spirit Awards. Pic joins "Brokeback Mountain," "Capote," "Good…
The broadcast nets put up some impressive numbers on the final Monday of the November sweep, highlighted by one of the highest-rated "Monday Night Football" games of the past few years, season highs…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Sergio Machado's "Cidade Baixa" (Lower City) came out tops at the 31st Huelva Ibero-American Film Festival, scooping best pic, actor (Wagner Moura) and screenplay (a two-hander between Machado and…
The future of "American Idol," Fox TV's break out hit, looks secure following an out-of-court settlement between the show's creator, Simon Fuller, and its star judge, Simon Cowell.
Lion TV, part of leading U.K. indie All3Media Intl., has struck a raft of deals for its formats. Entertainment gameshow "Cash Cab," which is shot in the back of a taxi, has been commissioned by BNN…
Three established British talent agents have joined forces to launch a tenpercentery dubbed Troika. The company brings together Michael Duff, formerly a director of Lou Coulson Associates; Conor…
Hollywood is seeing modest job growth this year with 3,500 new showbiz jobs, representing a 1.7% hike, and should see more of the same in 2006 with the addition of another 4,100 slots, according to a…
The producers of "Prison Break" are taking interactive TV to a whole new level. In recent weeks, as the show worked up to Monday night's fall finale, viewers might have noticed that a cell-phone…
Just as production began on drama "Venus," Miramax Films closed a deal to acquire the North American and U.K. distribution rights to the film.