Nearly three years after he left the agency, agent-turned-manager Gavin Polone and his former employer, United Talent Agency, have settled their long-simmering legal contretemps.
Bill Mechanic, chairman and CEO of Fox Filmed Entertainment, will receive the Motion Picture Showmanship Award at the 36th annual Publicists Guild of America awards luncheon on March 19.
Fox News Channel for the first time defeated archival MSNBC in average primetime households for the week of Jan. 4-10.
Box office revenues in Italy rose 20% in 1998 and film admissions were up 15% from the previous year, according to preliminary figures from national financial daily Il Sole 24 Ore.
Deadline for entries in the 26th annual Student Academy Awards competition is April 1.
Manny Kladitis and Columbia Artist Management are aiming to bring "The Gershwins' Fascinating Rhythm," a celebration of George and Ira Gershwin's music, to Broadway this spring.
With NBC's "Providence" and Fox's "The PJs" shaping up as the first two potential hits of primetime's midseason, NBC has climbed back on top of the Nielsen standings for the Jan. 4-10 week, its first…
HBO has given Warner Bros. Television a 13-episode commitment for an hour-long drama skein based on "L.A. Confidential," New Regency's 1997 Oscar-winning detective yarn about corruption in the 1950s…
Musicland Stores Corp. intends to launch several e-commerce Web sites late in the second quarter of 1999, based on its mall-based Sam Goody, Suncoast Motion Picture Co., Media Play and On Cue stores.
Miramax Films has acquired all worldwide rights to "Get Bruce" and has signed first-look deals with the documentary's director and producer, Andrew J. Kuehn, and its star, Bruce Vilanch.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%