MGM Worldwide TV has signed the Emmy Award-winning writer-producer Patricia Green as the hands-on executive producer of its firstrun syndicated series "Fame L.A."
Michael F. Thomas will join Turner Original Prods. as VP of production, where he will be responsible for overseeing the physical production of all of the division's originals, including all budgeting…
As producers rush to remake old works, they are finding the biggest hurdle is securing rights. In current contracts, it's clearly defined who owns remake, sequel and TV series rights to a property…
The industry is taking a fresh approach to old corn, and a prime example is the primate melodrama "Mighty Joe Young." The Walt Disney Co. next summer will launch a giant-size marketing blitz tied to…
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. has named Michael Corrigan the studio's chief financial officer.
FCC chairman Reed Hundt dared Tuesday to go where few regulators have dared before: regulation of broadcast news.
David Asman will leave his post as editorial features editor of the Wall Street Journal to take a job as an on-air host for cable's Fox News Channel beginning June 25.
Court TV has created a live, daily two-hour series aimed at answering everyday legal questions posed by cable subscribers.
Former Price Waterhouse partner Franklin R. Johnson, best known for his annual appearances on the Academy Awards show, has joined Rysher Entertainment as chief financial officer.
Viacom Inc. named Taco Bell CEO John Antioco as chief exec officer of its troubled Blockbuster video unit Tuesday, filling the gap left by Bill Fields, who quit the video chain in late April.
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Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues1Daily: $5.1M Cumulative: $13.2M Paramount Pictures -36.81%
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug2Daily: $5.0M Cumulative: $96.0M Warner Brothers / New Line 3.95%
Frozen3Daily: $2.2M Cumulative: $172.4M Disney 22.76%