Mandalay Entertainment has upped Karen Teicher to executive vice president of production.
CanWest Global reported its second-quarter and six-month results for fiscal 1998 on Wednesday, and its strongest performance figures for the first half of the year came out of Canada, where the…
Frank M. Smith Jr., a senior CBS executive for more than 30 years, died April 2 at the Hospice of Palm Beach (Florida) following a long illness. He was 70.
In yet another sign that distinctive niche programming works better than general entertainment overseas, NBC will announce Monday that it is rebranding its European and Asian feeds as the National…
UPN and Buena Vista TV inked a four-year deal late Thursday to air a two-hour block of Disney-branded kids programming on the netlet six days a week starting in fall 1999.
Stephen Davidson has been fired as chief executive of Telewest, the U.K.'s second-biggest cable operator, even as Telewest emerges victorious in a battle to take over General Cable, No. 5 in the…
Stage and screen actress Helen Westcott died March 17 at Stevens Hospital in Edmunds, Wash., of complications from cancer. She was 70.
New Line made an outright buy of the Chris Gilson novel "Crazy for Cornelia" for a mid- to high-six figure sum, sources said. The screen sale went down a day after Warner Books preempted the…
Sydney Poitier, the young acting progeny of Sidney Poitier, is in final negotiations to join the cast of Clint Eastwood's "True Crime" for Warner Bros.
German students will have the opportunity to present their short films to international audiences at this year's Cannes Intl. Film Festival (May 13-24).
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%