Hot off multiple Emmy noms for "The West Wing," Aaron Sorkin has sealed a $16 million deal with Warner Bros. Television. The four-year pact, which kicks in immediately, keeps Sorkin as executive…
"Mad About You" exec producer and head writer Victor Levin will make his feature film directorial debut with "The Successor," which will be produced by Redeemable Features.
Paxson Communications Corp. announced Wednesday the successful close of $275 million in preferred stock issues.
Sam Rockwell, who starred in three pics that unspooled at this year's Sundance Film Festival, has joined the cast of Frank Darabont's "The Green Mile," a Castle Rock production starring Tom Hanks.
"Law and Order" director Don Scardino is directing Douglas Carter Beane's screen adaptation of his play "Advice From a Caterpillar."
While Seagram gets down to the detail of taking over Polygram, Polygram Filmed Entertainment's U.K. video arm has pushed ahead with the acquisition of indie video company Astrion.
The Federal Communications Commission is poised to vote today on a deadline for the introduction of cable set-top box sales in retail stores.
In an effort to woo an intransigent Justice Dept., beleaguered satcaster PrimeStar has named former EchoStar exec Carl Vogel its new chairman and CEO.
Si TV has teamed up with Baruch Entertainment to launch its English-lingo, Hispanic-targeted talker "Cafe Ole With Giselle Fernandez" into syndication.
Radio jock Chris Jagger has been tapped as host of Telepictures' upcoming syndie strip "Change of Heart."
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%