American-born Italian film director Peter Del Monte will be artistic supervisor on a series of six films for TV by young filmmakers for leading Italian commercial TV player Mediaset.
Hoping to grab a larger share of the viewing pie as the broadcast networks largely snooze away the summer months, Showtime is launching an ambitious program-branding campaign that carries a pricetag…
Kim Dickens, currently shooting "Zero Effect" for Castle Rock Entertainment, has inked to co-star in "Simple Simon" opposite Bruce Willis and Alec Baldwin for Universal Pictures and Imagine…
Peter Scolari has signed to star as inventor-father Wayne Szalinskiin Buena Vista TV's "Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The Series," a primetime hour that debuts this fall.
Oz kiddie rockers the Wiggles are bringing their brand of children's pop 'n' roll to the multiplex.
Canada's biggest telephone company, Bell Canada, says it will give independent production companies C$12 million ($8.8 million) over the next 2-1/2 years to encourage the development of multimedia…
Susan Austin has been upped to senior VP of research and strategic planning at Carsey-Werner Distribution, reporting to president Joe Zaleski.
Time Warner Inc. announced Tuesday that chairman-CEO Gerald M. Levin's son Jonathan, who was murdered May 30, will be memorialized with a scholarship fund, a media academy and a rehabilitated…
Candidates are being solidified for the upcoming Writers Guild of America election. Daniel Petrie Jr. and Lynn Roth are expected to run for president to succeed Brad Radnitz, who is not expected to…
Turner's Cartoon Network has unearthed a 1991 theatrical short featuring Bugs Bunny, which has never aired on TV, and plans to premiere the toon Friday at 8 p.m. to kick off a 48-hour, weekend-long…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%