MTV Networks chair-CEO Judy McGrath has tapped Van Toffler and Brian Graden to run her cable kingdom while fine-tuning the rest of her cable operation with both existing and new execs.
HBO Films has elevated Keri Putnam to executive vice president. Putnam, who has been a senior VP since 1999, will continue to oversee development and production of HBO's theatrical and made-for-cable…
The Producers Guild of America has decided to get serious about the proliferation of undeserved producer credits and is willing to go to court to prove the point.
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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%
The American Film Institute has announced the lineup for the 18th AFI Los Angeles Film Festival, kicking off Nov. 4 in Hollywood.
Warner Bros. Intl. TV Distribution has inked an exclusive, multi-year terrestrial TV deal with Russian pubcaster TV Channel Russia (formerly RTR) worth north of $60 million.
Richard Loncraine has parachuted into the vacant director's chair for Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow Pictures' Harrison Ford starrer "The Wrong Element."
Fox is hoping to rake in some holiday d'oh by releasing a special "Simpsons Christmas 2" DVD on Nov. 2 and a collector's edition of "The Simpsons" fifth season on DVD Dec. 21.
King World has renewed "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy" in 50% of the country for two more years, through the 2009-10 season. CEO Roger King declined to discuss dollar figures, but Wall Street…
The nation's CD buyers slid a glass slipper onto the foot of the Walt Disney Co.'s music division, giving Disney labels the top two albums in the country for the first time in its history.
To appease angry stockholders, Blighty pay TV platform BSkyB will stop giving guaranteed bonuses to its toppers. The combo's last CEO, Tony Ball, who left BSkyB after a disagreement with chair Rupert…