German media heavyweight Bertelsmann AG announced Friday that Thomas Middelhoff, in charge of corporate development and multimedia, will replace Mark Woessner as chairman beginning next year.
Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences offers a six-week seminar on the art of animation. Sesh opens July 16 and runs Wednesday nights through Aug. 20 at the Academy Little Theater, 8949 Wilshire…
Former "Seinfeld" scribe Carol Leifer has prevailed in a lawsuit that accused her of lifting an idea from a short film for the subplot of an episode of the hit NBC sitcom.
In the wake of talkshow host Michael Jackson's ouster last week from his longtime weekday morning post at KABC, the station's prexy and G.M., Maureen Lesourd, reportedly was thrown off-guard…
International exhibitors and senior distribution execs from the Hollywood studios gave Cinema Expo Intl. a resounding thumbs up on Wednesday as the sixth edition of the exhibition trade fair wound…
With reports from Nancy Tartaglione and Cecilia Zecchinelli.
TNT has set a 10:30 p.m. Aug. 7 launch date for "Rough Cut," a weekly half-hour magazine series devoted to insider news and discussion about the film industry.
Death Row Records co-founder Marion (Suge) Knight must answer questions about the label's finances when attorneys interview him in prison next month, a judge ruled.
Rick Ludwin, NBC senior VP of specials, primetime series and latenight, has inked a multiyear renewal of his contract with the Peacock web.
The cry that Hollywood was corrupting the morals of young people did not die with Bob Dole's 1996 presidential campaign.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues1Daily: $5.1M Cumulative: $13.2M Paramount Pictures -36.81%
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug2Daily: $5.0M Cumulative: $96.0M Warner Brothers / New Line 3.95%
Frozen3Daily: $2.2M Cumulative: $172.4M Disney 22.76%