ABC News chairman Roone Arledge said Friday that he's handing over the day-to-day management of the division he's run since 1977 to David Westin, who was named ABC News president in March 1997.
Cable operators are strapping on their battle armor, preparing to try to beat back the robust increases Ted Turner is asking them to pony up for another five years of TNT.
The advertising sales upfront for non-primetime dayparts began Thursday and, with the exception of NBC's "Today," media buyers characterized the marketplace as soft.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
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