Canadian securities regulators have tossed out a poison pill adopted by Western Intl. Communications Inc., one of the country's largest media empires.
Despite their very public announcements over the last 10 days, broadcasters are being summoned to Congress next week to testify about their plans to air high- definition television programming.
With her latest film for the studio opening this week, 20th Century Fox is in final negotiations with Jennifer Aniston to take the female lead in Mike Judge's "Office Space."
Arnon Milchan's New Regency Prods. has greenlit "Vanilla Fog," the first pic to be distributed under its new financing and production deal at 20th Century Fox, which begins June 1.
Likening the defendant to Rip Van Winkle, Metro-Goldywn-Mayer has moved to dismiss Sony Pictures Entertainment's counterclaim seeking profits from 34 years of James Bond films on the ground the claim…
In what may be the final blow to ABC's "Ellen," the web has decided not to air any more episodes this season except for the one-hour finale on May 13.
ABC has yanked Columbia TriStar TV's midseason drama "Push" after the drama fell to ABC's lowest rating on record in the Monday 8 p.m.-9 p.m. timeslot.
The Walt Disney Co.'s new Toon Disney cabler has inked a carriage deal with satcaster DirecTV, which will account for more than half of the channel's subscriber base when it bows April 18.
Roy Furman's leap from Wall Street to the Livent Inc. CEO post is not among the more commonplace career moves for Wall Streeters. But then Furman is not a commonplace Wall Streeter.
Paramount Domestic TV has appointed key production staff on its upcoming syndie talk-variety show hosted by Howie Mandel.
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Transformers: Age of Extinction
Transformers: Age of Extinction1Daily:$5.2M Cumulative:$185.4M Paramount Pictures 9.65%
Tammy2Daily:$3.4M Cumulative:$39.4M Warner Brothers / New Line 20.86%
How to Train Your Dragon 2
How to Train Your Dragon 23Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$143.5M Fox / DreamWorks Animation 26.56%