Good Machine Intl. has picked up worldwide rights outside the U.K. to "Rancid Aluminum," the latest production from Entertainment Film Distributors.
KNBC and Fox O&O KTTV reigned as the demographic rating leaders in the local news derby, according to Nielsen's just-released Los Angeles demo ratings breakdown for the May sweeps.
A Screen Actors Guild survey released Monday found runaway production to be the chief concern of the guild's members.
The bidding by the broadcast networks has begun for Columbia Pictures' Adam Sandler hit "Big Daddy," but the winning bidder may have to swallow some other pictures it doesn't want.
"Armageddon" director Michael Bay is near a deal to helm "Africa," an epic film about renowned archaeologist turned wildlife preservationist Richard Leakey.
Todd-AO East has acquired Sound One Corp., a leading post-production sound facility in New York, for nearly $13 million.
Anthony D'Alessandro has joined the Daily Variety staff as the data and information coordinator. Working out of the L.A. office, D'Alessandro will oversee the compilation of showbiz statistics and…
Rupert Murdoch's FX cable network has bought the first broadcast play of three Paramount theatricals: "A Simple Plan," "Election" and "Dead Man on Campus."
Industry workers, concerned about production flight to other countries, intend to march July 6 on California's Capitol in Sacramento to rally support for tax credit legislation.
CTV has reported a strong third quarter, with solid increases in operating margins, air-time revenue and subscriber revenue.
Japan's three major movie companies will announce Monday an alliance to develop multiplex theaters to compete with the increasing number of foreign-owned plexes springing up in Japan.
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