House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.) promised entertainment industry lobbyists Thursday that he would support legislation necessary for U.S. ratification of two important copyright treaties.
A week after taking a 43% stake in Internet navigator Infoseek, the Walt Disney Co. further signaled its devotion to high tech Thursday by appointing technology entrepreneur Judith Estrin to its…
Meg Ryan has committed to star for director Diane Keaton in "Hanging Up," a Columbia film about three sisters written by Nora and Delia Ephron from a semiautobiographical novel penned by the latter…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Forget agents and studio execs, Thomas Jane will literally be swimming with sharks in Warner Bros.' effects-driven actioner "Deep Blue Sea."
Pay television group Canal Plus has confirmed that it is willing to sell its 24.9% stake in German TV weblet Vox to Rupert Murdoch, providing the deal gets the blessing of the Bertelsmann group.
Today is the deadline for submitting nomination ballots for the upcoming 50th annual primetime Emmy Awards.
Seven months into Jane Friedman's reign as president and CEO of HarperCollins, the company is launching HarperEntertainment, an imprint devoted solely to entertainment- and media-related publishing…
Fox 2000 has paid a low six-figure sum for "Here on Earth," a romantic drama pitch by Michael Seitzman for Friendly Prods.
With about 60% of business completed in the cable upfront ad market, cable is on track to reach the $2.8 billion total sales figure that its honchos optimistically predicted prior to the market.
The man who's generally described as "the uncredited writer of the first draft of 'American Graffiti' " has just inked a deal with St. Martin's Press, for a novel due out in spring 1999.