David Rudolph has been upped to the newly created position of VP and general manager, Turner South, the new regional entertainment cable service of TBS Inc.
Wow bows by "Tarzan" in German-speaking territories and Scandinavia, "The Sixth Sense" in the U.K. (and its runaway biz in other markets) and "Stigmata" in Mexico energized the weekend overseas B.O.
In a move designed to lift the sagging fortunes of the Fox web, 20th Century Fox Television topper Sandy Grushow has been upped to a new job that includes oversight of the entertainment side of Fox…
After a long delay at the altar, CBS Corp. and King World Prods. finally got hitched Monday.
Fay Masterson (“Eyes Wide Shut”) has signed to two new projects. First up is the indie “Sorted,” a contemporary thriller set against the backdrop of the London club scene. Tyro helmer Alexander Joy’s…
How's this for a payoff? "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" has given ABC its biggest weeklong Nielsens since the March 1998 Oscarcast, when "Titanic" sailed off with best picture honors.
Troubled United Artists Theater Co. said Monday it fell further into the red in the latest quarter as its net loss widened to $23.2 million from $12.6 million -- due to competition, heavy interest…
Four years after the reins of the management-production company were handed to Brad Grey, Brillstein-Grey Entertainment has undergone a name change to Basic Entertainment. Grey told Daily Variety…
China's entry into the World Trade Organization will allow studios to double the number of films that unspool beyond the Great Wall to 20 per year, and reduces the threat of copyright piracy…
Liberty Media Group reported a third-quarter net loss of $217 million, compared to $1.3 billion in profits a year ago, the media conglom said Monday.
Veteran NBC Studios exec Gary Considine is giving up oversight of the Peacock's Gotham-based latenight shows in order to take on new responsibilities as exec producer of syndie showbiz strip "Access…
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