German media magnate Leo Kirch and publishing group Axel Springer on Monday sought to downplay speculation that television channel SAT1 is up for sale.
"Vibe" is about to go vamoose. Columbia TriStar TV Distribution confirmed Monday that it has nixed plans for a second year of the Sinbad-hosted syndie latenight strip created by Quincy Jones and…
Fox 2000 has optioned the Laurence Shames novel "Virgin Heat" for low against mid-six figures, with the project being developed as a starring vehicle for Drew Barrymore. Lawrence Bender will produce…
Scandinavian media conglom Modern Times Group (MTG) has moved to bulk up its Baltic States holdings for the second time in the last two weeks, this time acquiring a majority stake, along with a…
The Tony Awards have come and gone, and now the shows of the Great White Way are reacting to their wake. For Roy Gabay, co-producer of Arthur Miller's "A View From the Bridge," which took best…
It's official: The off-network syndie biz is back to being a buyer's market. Warner Bros. confirmed Monday that it has sold the off-network rights to the NBC comedy "Suddenly Susan" to Tribune…
Stuttgart businessman Rolf Deyhle is being forced to sell entertainment group Stella AG, German newspapers reported last week.
Universal Studios announced Monday that an all-new Woody Woodpecker will come a'knocking this November with an animated series on Fox Kids Network. The new Woody's face-lift includes green eyes and…
CBS on Monday reached an agreement with MGM to bring back last season's midseason series "Magnificent Seven" as a backup again next season.
Warner Bros.' Telepictures Prods. has tapped Alphabet web PR veteran Anne Riccitelli to spearhead publicity operations for the production company's newly opened Gotham office. As director of East…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$22.2M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$15.7M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$11.6M Warner Brothers / New Line