Multimedia conglom Globo is putting $200 million in assets on the block after steep losses in its broadcast and pay TV operations last year.
Pubcasting science staple "Nova" has teamed up with ABC News to provide science and technology content under the banner "Nova News Minutes."
Comedy and satire dominate the line-up of the 34th Directors' Fortnight at next month's Cannes Film Festival.
U.S. cable mogul John Malone has joined the growing list of investors eyeing bankrupt German media giant Kirch Group: Reps of his Liberty Media are expected to meet Kirch execs in Munich this week.
Miramax Films has acquired Brent Goldberg and David T. Wagner's new screenplay "A Horse's Tale," to be developed into an animated feature film for the studio.
From "Will & Grace" to "Martin & Lewis": Emmy winner Sean Hayes will star as Jerry Lewis in the latest biopic from Storyline Entertainment.
The Coen brothers are negotiating to direct a remake of "The Ladykillers" for Disney's Touchstone Pictures, with Mouse House-based Tom Jacobson onboard to produce.
"Tumbleweeds" producer and director Gavin and Greg O'Connor, via their Solaris production shingle, have optioned film rights for "TV: A Novel," the first novel by former sports writer Brian Brown.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$253.1M Disney -66.09%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$146.8M Paramount Pictures -73.58%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$16.9M Warner Brothers / New Line -60.81%