Latino screenwriters will be given the chance to submit scripts for use in existing ABC or Disney television series. The program was set up in 1995 by ABC and the Writers Guild of America West as a…
Sony Corp., which returned to the personal computer market a year ago, posted marketshare figures in Japan that rival the shares held by IBM Japan and Apple Computer, according to an industry survey…
Strong growth in the Scandinavian and Baltic TV markets helped push net sales of Swedish-based Nordic channel owner Modern Times Group (MTG) up 24% in the first six months of this year and brought…
ABC and ESPN officially announced Tuesday that they've signed a five-year agreement for the national television rights to the National Hockey League for $600 million (Daily Variety, Aug. 21).
Magic Johnson Entertainment has tapped Kaj Goldberg as veep of development and production of its television division.
More than 300 features, including a staggering 144 world premieres, will unspool at the 23rd edition of the Toronto International Film Festival. The 10-day event bows Sept. 10 with local production…
Gotham's ayem chat war just got perkier, with WNYW skedding sunny '70s siblings "Donny & Marie" opposite WABC's long-dominant smile-meisters "Regis & Kathie Lee."
The Asian slump and Japan's recession have finally hit Japanese electronics firm Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., which said on Tuesday its first quarter profits plunged by 55% to 33.1 billion yen…
E.G. Marshall, two-time Emmy winner for the TV series "The Defenders," died Monday night at his home in Mount Kisco, N.Y., after a short illness. He was 88.
Nonfiction production house BNN has hired Elizabeth F. Skoler as VP, business affairs and director of development.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$22.2M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$15.7M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$11.6M Warner Brothers / New Line