Spanish digital operator Via Digital has signed up exclusive carriage rights to Playboy TV. The satcaster will offer it as a premium service for $9 a month.
Alan B. Heppel has been promoted to senior vice president of the legal department at Paramount Motion Picture Group.
Walt Disney's daughter and grandchildren are preparing to sell seven TV stations amassed by the late animation king himself under the name of Retlaw ("Walter" backward) Enterprises for an estimated…
Russia's leading TV and media group, Most, will buy a 25% stake in Israel's second largest media holding, Maariv, following Sunday's signing of a preliminary agreement between Most's Vladimir…
Giovanni Pedde has been named VP, European operations, for the international television division of the Paramount Television Group.
Cinar Films Inc. announced Tuesday that it has signed a deal to purchase HighReach Learning Inc. for about $26 million in cash and shares.
While praising the antipiracy efforts of China during a White House meeting Tuesday, Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti urged President Clinton to do what he can to create a breach in…
Hearst-Argyle Television defended its winning $1.8 billion bid for Pulitzer Publishing's TV and radio stations Tuesday by deeming the fit so "perfect" that the merging of broadcast properties into…
Execs at entertainment congloms like to talk about teaming their subsidiary companies to promote each arm's products, but few ever translate the words into deeds.
NBC will sell its stake in Court TV for $70 million, and Time Warner and Liberty Media Corp. will increase their stakes in the cable network to 50%.
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%