James L. Loper, executive director of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, has been named chairman of the California Arts Council for the next year.
In one of the largest deals of its kind, "Home Improvement" executive producer Bruce Ferber will earn more than $6 million to continue his work on the ABC series next season, which is expected to be…
Ewa Martinoff, a consumer products expert, has been tapped VP of marketing and brand planning for Sony Signatures Film & Television (L.A.).
Dan Schneider, the "Head of the Class" alum whose exclusive production pact with Nickelodeon expired March 31, has signed to executive produce the Columbia TriStar TV comedy pilot "Guys Like Us" that…
Extending its relationship with the writers behind "Anna and the King," Fox 2000 has paid a mid-six against high six-figure sum for an untitled dramatic pitch by writing team Steve Meerson and Peter…
With the threat of an industry-wide thesp strike averted, but still dependent on a SAG/AFTRA member vote, the executive board of the Western section of the joint Screen Actors Guild and American…
TVNZ topper Neil Roberts has ankled the network after just one controversial year.
The History Channel is revamping its primetime lineup this fall to make room for two original docu series: "Sworn to Secrecy" and "Time Machine."
Ray Alchin, an Australian TV producer, died Saturday of a heart attack. He was 56.
Music industry vet Lionel Conway has been named partner in Maverick Music, the publishing arm of Madonna's Maverick Entertainment.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%