Box offices perked up as refreshing late-summer breezes blew down Broadway last week. Overall grosses were $10,410,887 -- a 6% gain over the previous week's $9,969,695. Musicals enjoyed most of the…
Artisan has frequently credited the Website as crucial to the box office success of "The Blair Witch Project," and the company now has the numbers to back up that claim, courtesy of Nielsen Media…
Carol Black, who joined Lifetime as president and CEO six months ago, has singled out for executive VP stripes three of the network's veteran senior VPs: Lynn Picard in sales, Dawn Tarnofsky-Orloff…
Granada Group has confirmed that it is in talks to acquire a 9.9% stake in Leeds Sporting, the parent company of the Leeds United soccer club.
An Oregon state judge denied a motion by Hollywood Entertainment Corp. last week for partial summary judgment in its lawsuit with Rentrak Corp., clearing the way for trial to begin.
Time Warner's People Magazine Group, which has had great success with such magazines as InStyle and Teen People, is starting Real Simple, a woman's magazine that promises to provide "inspiration to…
Former "X-Files" producers Glen Morgan and Jim Wong have inked to develop programming for DreamWorks Television and NBC, in a deal industry sources estimated is worth $6 million for three years.
Cabler Comcast Corp.'s second quarter revenues grew 23% to $1.5 billion, while cash flow surged 29% to $457 million.
UPN Gotham flagship WWOR will shift gears in latenight this fall, bumping its sitcom lineup in order to strip off-net repeats of "Star Trek: Voyager" at 11:30 p.m.
TV broadcaster Paxson Communications Corp. announced Monday it has hired Wall Street investment bank Salomon Smith Barney to explore a merger or sale of the company, which has just become a highly…
The summer B.O. overseas went up another notch last weekend, powered by a slew of new releases and aided by overcast weather in parts of Europe.