Elstree Studios, thought near death until a year and a half ago, will expand with two 15,000-square-foot soundstages with 50-foot ceilings, upping the studio's capacity by 150%.
Two members of the House of Mouse, Hyperion and ESPN, have announced they will jointly publish a line of sports books to begin this fall.
Just one hour after he was sworn in as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, William Kennard announced Monday that he will continue the Clinton administration's campaign to curb liquor…
Owen Simon, a TV marketing pioneer who logged 40 years with Westinghouse Broadcasting and Group W Prods., now part of CBS Inc., will retire at the end of the month.
Universal TV has inked a two-year development deal with "Seinfeld" co-star Jason Alexander, who will develop and produce --- but not star in --- new TV series and made-fors.
The North American National Broadcasters Assn. has tapped Arthur Kane, executive director of the Intl. Council of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, as the winner of its inaugural…
Tribune Entertainment Co. is moving into the longform arena, signing a domestic distribution pact with Patchett Kaufman Entertainment.
Tommy Smothers, who has been performing on TV and onstage with his brother Dick in a partnership that has lasted nearly 40 years, has purchased the film and publishing rights to a sprawling epic poem…
Buena Vista Intl. --- boasting boffo grosses from "Ransom," "101 Dalmatians," "Con Air," "Face/Off" and "Air Force One" --- announced Monday that the company has crossed the elusive $1 billion…
With cyperporn and cybersex ranking as the sensational news items du jour on local stations during November sweeps, KTTV's "Fox 11 News at 10" has taken the trend a step further by working with a…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures