Miramax Films has acquired the rights in North America, Spain and Italy to Icon Entertainment's feature version of Oscar Wilde's play "An Ideal Husband."
Just a week after picking up distribution rights to the DreamWorks/ABC sitcom "Spin City," Paramount Domestic TV has sold rerun rights to the show to UPN affils in the top three TV markets for a fall…
After a cavalcade of catch phrases and character actor witnesses, Jerry Seinfeld departed from the NBC airwaves Thursday night, as an estimated 79 million viewers watched Jerry and his three pals pay…
Time Warner Inc. chairman and chief executive officer Gerald Levin said Thursday there was no squabble between him and vice chairman Ted Turner over plans for the Court TV cable channel.
Former CBS Entertainment prexy Peter Tortorici has quietly left Carsey-Werner and is consulting for Columbia TriStar Intl. TV, sources said Thursday.
Billionaire investor and Univision chairman Jerry Perenchio emerged Thursday as the leader of the third group vying to purchase Polygram.
Universal has upped Mauricio Gerson, G.M. of the USA Latin America network, to VP and managing director of newly created division Universal Studios Networks.
In their second deal together, Warner Bros. has agreed to distribute Alcon Entertainment's "Lost & Found," the David Spade starrer to which actress Sophie Marceau has just been added.
Universal may choose not to base its new European headquarters in the U.K. if the unbundling of cable and satellite TV channel packages goes ahead.
The wedding episode of CBS' "The Nanny" has marched to that series' highest Nielsens since Sept. 25, 1996, but the final firstrun airing of ABC's "Ellen" equaled that sitcom's second-lowest firstrun…
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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%