Barry Diller and his new programming chief at USA Network, Stephen Chao, are preaching the sermon of breaking the cable mold with eye-opening original programming. But they've just ponied up more…
Back Stage West, the Los Angeles version of the performers trade weekly, has acquired its competitor, Drama-Logue.
Willem Dafoe, in Cannes to help pitch "Lulu on the Bridge," says he's setting up "Continental Drift" to produce and topline, with Agnieszka Holland attached to helm.
Jack R. Howard, former president and general manager of E.W. Scripps Co., died March 22 at his New York home. He was 87.
Billionaire investor and Univision chairman Jerry Perenchio emerged Thursday as the leader of the third group vying to purchase Polygram.
The Australian film and TV production industry had braced itself for bad news in the federal government's budget presented to parliament Tuesday night -- and it was duly delivered.
Interviews of the "Seinfeld" cast have boosted "Dateline NBC" to its highest Tuesday rating in three months, putting NBC narrowly first in May 12 primetime Nielsen results, while Fox's reality…
The $2 billion syndication upfront advertising sales market began to snowball Wednesday, with distribs reporting healthy, if unspectacular, rate increases over last year.
Guy East and Nigel Sinclair's Intermedia has teamed with Mick Jagger's Jagged Films and Lorne Michaels' Broadway Video to arrange financing and worldwide distribution for the feature "Enigma," the…
Denzel Washington, currently onscreen in Spike Lee's basketball pic "He Got Game," has signed to topline as a quadriplegic police detective in Universal's Phillip Noyce-directed "The Bone Collector,"…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%