AAs negotiations over possible mergers and distribution deals heat up, Metro Goldwyn Mayer chairman Frank Mancuso is expected to step aside in favor of Alex Yemenidjian, sources said Sunday.
The ongoing feevee erosion of free-to-air auds has claimed another victim at Kerry Packer's No. 1 Oz Nine Network, with the axe falling on flagship sports programs "Sports Saturday" and "Sports…
Jon Landau's Blue Horizon Entertainment has tapped Curtis Burch as president of feature production at the 20th Century Fox-based production company.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
Tracy Wagner, exec VP of program distribution for AT&T's cable giant Tele-Communications Inc., is leaving the cable op, according to several cable biz insiders.
Brazil's film industry, currently buoyed mostly by tax-shelter coin, is about to get another shot in the arm -- this time direct from the government.
Reteaming with the studio behind her latest outing, "Ravenous," Antonia Bird has struck a deal with Fox 2000 to develop "Noel" as possibly the helmer's next directorial gig.
Geoffrey Levy has been elevated to chairman, and senior KPMG partner Roger Amos has been tapped director at the Film Finance Corp. (FFC), the principal Oz public production coin investment agency.
Columbia U.'s School of the Arts Graduate Film Division has announced the winners of its Polo Ralph Lauren New Works Festival.
One of the raps against cable networks is that their best programming consists of reruns of broadcast-network series like "Walker, Texas Ranger," "ER" and "Roseanne."
The U.K.'s Independent Television Commission is revoking the license of Med TV, the Kurdish satellite channel suspended last month for supporting acts of terrorism against Turkey.