David A. Palmer has been named vice president of marketing for the MGM consumer products division, where he'll work on the development of trade and marketing programs for the studio's expanding lines…
Nickelodeon has inked a multiyear partnership with the Los Angeles-based kids audio producer Kid Rhino to create audio products patterned on Nick's original TV properties, including the programs in…
United Artists has picked up Todd Slavkin and Darren Swimmer's thriller pitch "Undying Love," to be produced by Gary Luchessi.
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. of Vancouver has reported its first set of financial results since going public in November and the modest numbers are in line with what Lions Gate execs expected.
Vincent J. “Vinnie” Harris, former Director of Industry Liaison at the Department of Defense's Armed Radio and Television Service (AFRTS) Broadcast Center, died in his sleep Feb. 10 in Glendale. He…
The 29th NAACP Image Awards feasted on "Soul Food," handing out three prizes to the Fox 2000 film and two to its music.
Dave Boone, Ed Driscoll, Jon Macks, Billy Martin, David Steinberg and Bruce Vilanch have been tapped to compose the writing team for host Billy Crystal at the 70th Academy Awards show.
Bob Russell, co-creator of the popular gameshow "Name That Tune" and one of the creators of the Miss America TV extravaganza, died Jan. 24 at a hospital near his home in Sarasota, Fla. He was 90.
In its commitment to reposition Italian cinema in the global marketplace, Italian pubcaster RAI Intl. has announced the launch of Progetto Cinema.
Alliance Communications is set to lense two drama series, which will both debut next fall on Canuck TV, and the Canadian TV producer has also picked-up all world rights to another series.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%