The recording industry opened a new front against copyright piracy on Monday, firing the first salvo in its bid to protect music interests in the age of the Internet.
Drag queen RuPaul has reupped to host his "The RuPaul Show" for Viacom cabler VH1, inking a three-year deal to remain fronting the celebrity interview show that previously ran only Saturday nights…
French major Pathe has restructured its U.K. film company following its successful bid for a six-year lottery franchise to produce British movies.
According to audience votes, "Comrades: Almost a Love Story," Peter Chan's comedy about a Chinese mainlander adrift in Hong Kong, was the most popular title of more than 200 pics showcased at the…
Columbia TriStar Interactive has named Robert Tercek VP of online programming and has tapped Steven Katz technology and production VP. Tercek is an adjunct professor at the USC school of cinema-TV…
In lieu of buying their spectra at an auction, broadcasters would have to pay an annual fee for using the nation's airwaves, according to a measure proposed by Senate Commerce Committee chairman John…
Word has it that Sid Sheinberg's 2-year-old production company, the Bubble Factory, and Universal Studios Inc. are in the process of negotiating out the remainder of their deal, which called for the…
Daily Variety Toronto legit critic Mira Friedlander has been named one of two winners in the Canadian Theater Critics Assn. annual awards for excellence.
NBC's Brillstein-Grey comedy "The Naked Truth" is being revamped again for fall. The show was already reworked once when it moved from ABC to NBC. Now, Michael Saltzman of "Murphy Brown" is the new…
Jeff Frankel has been upped to VP of marketing and product management for King World Direct, a direct-marketing subsidiary of King World Prods. Inc.
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media