UPN is contemplating dividing its entertainment division into current programming and development teams for the first time, and the netlet is making a slew of personnel changes.
ASCAP has reached a settlement with religious broadcasters, thus breaking a logjam in Congress over legislation on copyrights for musical works published before 1978.
Elisa Beth Garver has been named VP of development at Greenwater Pictures, a film, TV, commercial and musicvideo production company founded in 1996.
CBS Sports has formed a new unit to tap expanding advertiser interest in program tie-ins. CBS Sports Properties will be headed by Keith Ritter, newly hired as senior VP of marketing for the Eye web's…
Although "X"-philes may be reluctant to believe it, "The X-Files" is hardly the first show in primetime to use the paranormal and the supernatural as a driving theme. It goes back to at least the…
Charles Koones, associate publisher of Variety and Daily Variety, has added the title of U.S. publishing director. Koones' new responsibilities include oversight of Variety's domestic business…
HBO has given a third-season renewal to the Robert Wuhl comedy series "Arli$$," with 13 episodes skedded to debut in summer 1998.
Cinergi Pictures Entertainment Inc.'s net loss ballooned to $9.8 million in the third quarter, from $294,000 a year earlier, as a result of costs related to the winding down of the indie.
Step aside "E.T.," Japan's top movie of all time is now the animated feature "The Phantom Princess" (Mononoke Hime).
ABC picked up five additional episodes of its "TGIF" sitcom "Teen Angel" and five more of the Tuesday sitcom "Hiller and Diller," both of which are produced by ABC's parent studio Disney.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%