Industry veteran Jheryl Busby has joined DreamWorks Records as head of its urban music arm. The move, which had been expected (Daily Variety, Dec. 4), marks the label's latest expansion as part of…
Two contested shows -- Roundabout Theatre Co.'s revival of "Cabaret" and John Leguizamo's "Freak" -- will be eligible for Tony nominations, the Tony Awards administration committee announced…
Buoyed by last month's Oscarcast, entertainment magazine shows were the only syndie shows to gain ground in the national Nielsen derby for the week ending March 29.
Paula Vogel's "How I Learned to Drive," one of the most acclaimed plays in New York last year, will be part of the Mark Taper Forum's 32nd season, announced Friday.
UPN is getting a giant facelift in October: The netlet is planning an ambitious expansion from three to five consecutive nights of network programming, Monday through Friday.
Australis Holdings, a wholly owned subsid of embattled Aussie satcaster Australis Media's Galaxy TV, said Thursday it was filing for Chapter 11 protection in New York's Southern District Bankruptcy…
UNITED KINGDOM ENIC Entertainment, a United Kingdom-based international sports and entertainment group, has acquired an 80% interest from Warner Bros. Consumer Products division in the 10 WB Studio…
The intended home of the Oscar awards show, a mammoth commercial and entertainment complex in the heart of Hollywood, is getting off the ground thanks to a determined developer and Los Angeles…
A 20-year dream inched closer to the finish line Thursday as the American Cinematheque gave a press tour of its permanent facilities. The $21 million project includes the restoration of Hollywood…
MSH Entertainment has struck a deal to buy a majority stake in Gotham-based kidvid producer Abrams-Gentile Entertainment.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%