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…
Nelvana Ltd. announced Monday the purchase of all worldwide distribution and merchandising rights outside of Canada for "PJ Katie's Farm," a half hour live action series produced by Canadian youth…
In a significant changing of the guard for one of the top basic cable nets, USA Networks founder and chairman Kay Koplovitz has resigned her post after 21 years with the cabler.
Satcaster DirecTV has signed a marketing and distribution deal with GTE, marking the satcaster's third pact with a local telephone giant this year.
Former Spelling Films sales exec Mark Lindsay has joined Mutual Film Intl. as VP of distribution.
FROM NABAs NAB '98 winds down to a close today and exhibitors pack up their wares, the question still looms: What's going on with HDTV?
After tackling Don King and the Rat Pack, actor-turned-scribe Kario Salem has turned his attention to Martin Luther King Jr. with the biopic "Memphis," which is being developed at Warner Bros. for…
USA Networks Studios has sold a comedy pilot starring Harry Hamlin ("L.A. Law") and Jennifer Grant ("Beverly Hills, 90210") to the WB Network.
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%