Children's Television Workshop and Nelvana are teaming to produce an animated series aimed at helping kids understand math and how it affects everyday life.
Setting the yearly box office grosses record for a single studio of more than $1.2 billion --- as Sony Pictures Entertainment seems certain to do this year --- is one tough act to follow.
Just months after his short-lived sitcom attempt, former latenight talker Arsenio Hall has agreed to star in a 20th Century Fox TV drama pilot for CBS next year.
French pay television Canal Plus has announced a 15.6% rise in first half revenues to 6.2 billion francs ($1 billion), while consolidated net profits slid 64% to $22 million, largely due to the…
The Jim Henson Co. is taking over distribution of its 230-hour TV catalog after the five-year international distrib deal it has with Disney expires Dec. 31.
As expected, Groove Radio (KACD-FM, 103.1) tweaked its dance music format early Thursday morning, adding more hits to its playlist in becoming "your 18-in-a-row, nonstop music station."
Pressure from senior news staffers at the BBC has forced a delay in the pubcaster's controversial plans to harmonize news programming production for TV and radio (Daily Variety, Sept. 18).
Laurence Fishburne is going back to the future. The actor, who recently appeared in the space thriller "Event Horizon," is near a deal to star opposite Keanu Reeves in Warner Bros.' sci-fi pic…
Japanese network TBS unveiled the revamped format for its flagship news program on Thursday and one of the most notable changes is the addition of news anchor Mitsuyo Kusano.
SVT Sales, the commercial arm of Swedish Television, has picked up worldwide distribution rights for "Friends & Enemies," the Swedish soap that has sparked a legal slugfest in both England and Sweden…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures