Buena Vista Television has sold syndicated yakker "The Wayne Brady Show" to Canada's Craig Media, which is set to launch new Toronto station toronto/one this fall.
Twentieth Century Fox Television has sold "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" spinoff "Angel," created by Joss Whedon, to U.K. commercial web Five.
A consortium led by German retail giant KarstadtQuelle edged out U.S. billionaire Haim Saban in the 20 million euros ($23 million) acquisition of former Kirch Media sports channel DSF.
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$25.9M Sony / Screen Gems -71.48%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$578,865 Cumulative:$306.6M Disney -72.21%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$522,465 Cumulative:$16.4M Warner Brothers -87.42%
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Barcelona-based mini-major Filmax Ent. is using the Cannes Film Fest to unveil one of the biggest Spanish projects of the year, "Fragile," which will be directed by Spanish scarefare specialist Jaume…
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp -- whose "Fanfan la tulipe" opens the festival tonight -- is developing a $15 million pic about soccer to mark the 100th anniversary of the FIFA Intl. Football Federation next…
Jennifer Jason Leigh and Spanish thesp Aitana Sanchez-Gijon ("A Walk in the Clouds") will co-star with Christian Bale in the psychological suspense thriller "The Machinist," to be directed by Brad…
Mike Medavoy's Phoenix Pictures has come aboard to produce "Miss Potter," the true tale of British children's author Beatrix Potter, which helmer Bruce Beresford will direct.
Capitol Films is teaming with Jim Henson's Creature Shop to produce "Five Children and It," a family adventure pic based on Edith Nesbit's classic 1902 novel.
SBC Intl. Cinemas has completed its £250 million ($400 million) acquisition of the Warner Village U.K. circuit.