Bill Cable, an actor and stuntman, died March 7 in Los Angeles of complications resulting from a motorcycle accident he suffered 18 months earlier. He was 52.
British Sky Broadcasting saw its pre-tax profit drop 8% to £74.7 million ($124 million) in first three months of 1998, as increasing program costs coincided with a slowdown in subscriber growth.
Passionate and drawn-out testimony piled up in Room 16 at City Hall on Wednesday.The City's Planning Commission heard more than 100 speakers testify on the sale of Broadway theaters' "air rights"…
The New Zealand government is giving every indication that it is preparing to sell one of TVNZ's two channels. And the likely buyer may be Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. -- a possibility that has upset…
Internet upstart Amazon.com edged out No. 3 bookstore chain Crown Books last week, moving itself into the triumvirate of booksellers -- that's on- and off-line, as founder and prexy Jeff Bezos points…
Helen Ward, a former singer with the Benny Goodman band whose supple voice and sense of swing contributed to the early success of his band, died April 21 of natural causes in Arlington, Va. She was…
Universal Studios Florida has decided against a multi-million-dollar contribution to a light-rail system designed to reduce traffic crushes in the busy tourist areas of Orlando, saying the amount…
Veteran entertainment industry publicist Dale Olson has announced his early retirement from the industry, effective June 1, to pursue charitable activities.
The European Commission on Wednesday issues a preliminary rejection of the digital pay TV merger proposal submitted by media giants CLT-UFA and the Kirch Group.
Parachute Publishing has inked a deal securing children's book rights to Fox Kids Network's top-rated animated television series, "Life With Louie," created by and starring comedian Louie Anderson.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%