Fresh off an Emmy victory for drama, ABC's "Lost" opened to record numbers Wednesday, a night that saw the Alphabet dominate and NBC open meekly with its Martha Stewart "Apprentice" and "E-Ring."
Only 11 films have opened to $20 million or more during the normally slack month of September. This weekend, there could be two bows at or above $20 million.
The Directors Guild of America and the Assn. of Independent Commercial Producers have reached a tentative agreement for a four-year commercial contract.
The Screen Actors Guild is on the verge of a major makeover as a diverse trio of candidates look to replace prexy Melissa Gilbert. Results will be announced today for the election pitting Robert…
Focus Features has picked up North American rights to "The Full Monty" helmer Peter Cattaneo's Oz-set family pic "Opal Dream." Pic stars Sapphire Boyce as a young girl whose unshakable faith in her…
David E. Kelley is staying put at 20th Century Fox TV. Megaproducer behind "Boston Legal" and a slew of previous hits has inked a new three-year pact keeping his self-titled company at the studio…
On the eve of its first year as a publicly quoted standalone company, DreamWorks Animation is getting more animated, but at a more measured pace.
Media group Organizacoes Globo has created Globo TV Sports to negotiate sports rights abroad. The division will be launched during the Sportel market in Monaco,Oct. 24-27.
Kerry Packer's Publishing and Broadcasting is the only local media group to make the inaugural Asia's Fab 50 Companies list, drawn up by Forbes Asia.
Feevee platform Foxtel has pacted with Walt Disney Television to launch the Playhouse Disney Channel Down Under.
Advertising revenue in China continues to go through the roof, with TV taking the lion's share as usual, according to Nielsen Media Research figures for the first half of 2005.