This time it's for real: Greg Meidel will step down as chairman and CEO of Studios USA at the end of the month in the wake of Barry Diller's $4.07 billion buyout of Universal's domestic TV operations.
In the latest development in the 6-year-old Food Lion vs. ABC court case, supermarket chain Food Lion has asked a federal appeals court to reinstate a $5.5 million damage award against the…
NewStar Media has tapped former ABC exec David Collins VP of development. Collins was the exec director of movies for television at the ABC Television Network for the past six years.
Gary Martin has signed on for five more years as Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group's president of production administration, a position he's held since December 1995.
Charles Grodin has uttered his last deadpan diatribe on CNBC, which has canceled his talkshow.
Eduardo Zulueta has been named director of programming at Spanish digital operator Via Digital. He will report directly to Via's new managing director, Juan Ruiz de Gauna.
Kicking off an aggressive release slate of direct-to-video films, Universal Studios Home Video will lift a six-year sales moratorium on its "American Tail" series and reintroduce the line with a $15…
In what many consider an unprecedented payday for an unproven filmmaker, Dimension Films has inked tyro Darren Aronofsky -- winner of the 1998 Sundance Fest's director's award for "Pi" -- to a…
Organizers are expecting the 19th annual Banff Television Festival to be the biggest yet. As of Thursday, 1,350 TV execs and up-and-comers have registered to attend the five-day shmooze-fest in the…
Rene Russo has leapt into "The Thomas Crown Affair," starring opposite Pierce Brosnan in the United Artists remake of the 1968 heist drama that starred Steve McQueen as a wealthy thief and Faye…
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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%