"The Magic Hour" grappled with interference from hockey and basketball championship games in its first four days on the air last week.
Hallmark Entertainment obtained the homevideo and international TV rights Wednesday to "Pappyland" and "Skinnamarink TV" in a seven-figure deal with Craftsman & Scribes Creative Workshop.
Brillstein-Grey Entertainment has signed three comedy writer-producers to overall deals worth a combined total of about $15 million.
Despite the European Commission's rejection of their proposed digital pay TV merger, media giants CLT-UFA and the Kirch Group are applying to antitrust authorities to raise their stakes in pay TV web…
Variety and WNBC New York kick off a new alliance June 16, with the launch of daily entertainment business news segments, from the pages of Daily Variety Gotham, on the Gotham TV channel's "Today in…
Fox Kids Network has retained Pittard Sullivan as its worldwide creative agency. The announcement was made jointly by Elie Dekel, exec VP, marketing and advertising, Fox Family Worldwide; Maureen…
In a move designed to set the stage for the future leadership of the Universal Music Group in the post-Polygram merger era, Jorgen Larsen has been tapped to oversee the international operation of the…
The World Cup of soccer kicked off Wednesday in Paris, which means much of Europe and Latin America are in the grip of football fever. Many exhibs are griping that they don't have a sporting chance…
Novelist-turned-screenwriter Peter Magill has inked a deal with New Line Cinema for the sci-fi spec "Freaks," for low- against mid-six figures.
MTV hired Lois Clark Curren to fill the new position of senior VP, music development, and promoted John Miller to senior VP, original series.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%