Raycom Media on Monday confirmed its rival bid for Lin Television Corp., topping a $1.7 billion offer by Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst, which plans to operate a coveted NBC affil in a new partnership…
The future of Universal TV and USA Network execs was not only on the minds of Hollywood players Monday, but on the minds of the execs themselves.
Alliance Communications Corp. of Toronto and two of its top execs are set to raise C$61.2 million ($44.3 million) in a new public share issue available in Canada only, with the sale of 2.8 million…
Universal Television Enterprises has inked multi-year programming, production and equity agreements with StoryFirst Communications, an up-and-coming broadcast operation in Russia that reaches some 62…
Columbia TriStar TV Distribution is looking to replace Chris Spencer as host of its struggling syndie latenight strip "Vibe."
Universal Music Group has elevated Bob Bernstein to senior veep of public relations. The nod recognizes the communications exec's two years of cohesive public relations programs for the group and its…
The Directors Guild of America has adopted a policy aimed at establishing a finite 12-hour workday, based on a recently completed report by the DGA Safety Committee.
Once the USA Network cabler and Barry Diller's TV stations are housed under one roof, Diller will try to create a national broadcast-cable hybrid to compete with the major broadcast webs.
Comic actor Dave Thomas has launched a new indie film production company, Maple Palm Prods., with the announcement of an executive staff topped by Bill Bromiley, former Concorde/New Horizons exec VP…
Amid one of the quietest Mifeds for deal-making in memory, London-based Capitol Films bucked the trend by closing a flurry of sales on its eclectic slate of British, American and Irish movies.
Domestic Film DAILY
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.1M Cumulative:$56.2M Warner Brothers -26.61%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$39.6M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -15.75%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$56.9M Universal Pictures -21.36%