Lifetime has ended its agreement with Hearst Entertainment that called for Hearst to produce at least nine of the 12 original movies the network schedules every year.
Universal Studios Home Video veepee of publicity Maria LaMagra is leaving the company after 11 years.
Christina Ricci will play the female lead in the Neil Jordan-directed historical drama about the Borgia family. Myriad Pictures and Imagemovers will make the film this summer.
Shareholders of the specialty and pay TV company Astral Media gave the green light last week for a two-for-one stock split.
Post production outfit Laser-Pacific posted lower fourth quarter revenues and earnings, due largely to the slump in entertainment and advertising production, as well as the reliance of TV webs on…
Investors trashed shares of family-controlled cable company Adelphia Communications last week after a former telecom subsidiary filed for bankruptcy, leaving the cabler with a potential $500 million…
Oscar's help came in handy over Easter weekend for "A Beautiful Mind," "Monster's Ball," "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" and "Gosford Park."
Viacom won't have to sell off valuable TV stations until the Federal Communications Commission decides the fate of an endangered ownership rule banning a big broadcaster from controlling stations…
Robert Greenberg has joined Vivendi Universal as senior VP and prexy of global compensation and benefits, a new position.
Ed Turner, who helped establish CNN as a major respected news organization, died Saturday at George Washington U. Hospital in Washington, D.C., of liver cancer. He was 66.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%