Universal has hitched its chariot to DreamWorks' big-budget Russell Crowe starrer "Gladiator," which it will co-finance and distribute overseas.
The Goodman Theater revival of "Death of a Salesman" has confirmed a Broadway stand: It will open at the Eugene O'Neill Theater on Feb. 10 -- 50 years to the day from the Gotham bow (at the Morosco…
Sean Penn's Clyde Is Hungry Films has signed a first-look deal with October Films.
Primestar Inc. announced solid third-quarter revenue and cash flow increases Thursday, although the direct broadcast satellite service also posted sharply larger operating and net losses.
More than a dozen Fox O&Os have picked up MGM's "National Enquirer" syndie strip, paving the way for the tabmag spinoff to bow nationally next fall.
"Masada: The Musical," with music by Saban president of production Shuki Levy, will receive its world premiere Dec. 15 in a concert performance at the Shubert Theater in Century City.
With half the November sweeps now completed, primetime Nielsen results show NBC with a tough fight on its hands for both the households and adults 18-49 crowns, with leads of just a 10th of a point…
Broadcasters may be one step closer to a definition of what makes an educational children's television show.
Brando Giordani, the head of programming for the Cecchi Gori Group's TV network TeleMontecarlo, ankled the company this week (Daily Variety, Oct. 20).
Rupert Murdoch's rationale for creating Fox Entertainment Group as a separate company was highlighted Thursday when Fox's parent, News Corp., reported 18% lower net profit of $196 million for the…
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300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$11.5M Cumulative:$45.0M Warner Brothers -28.56%
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