The two-hour conclusion of "American Idol" made Fox an easy winner on Wednesday, the final night of the 2002-03 television season, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
German pubcasters have denied accusations by commercial rivals that a planned increase in TV viewer fees is being used primarily to pay for soccer rights.
Nicholas Hoult, who starred alongside Hugh Grant in "About A Boy," is to play the lead in "Star," a new original series commissioned for ITV's children's block CiTV.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$37.1M Sony / Columbia -63.56%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$968,406 Cumulative:$58.9M Fox -77.28%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$733,441 Cumulative:$18.0M Focus -84.99%
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