In another victory for developers, the state Court of Appeal has ruled that Los Angeles city officials complied with environmental guidelines in greenlighting DreamWorks' plans to locate a new studio…
Chris-Craft-owned UPN affiliate KCOP-TV plans to dump its successful 3:30 p.m. weekday newscast and add the Los Angeles market's first 7:30 p.m. nightly news broadcast this fall, according to sources.
ABC today is expected to announce the appointment of Preston Padden as president of the ABC television network, as previously reported (Daily Variety, May 12).
Warner Bros. has picked up writer Mick Davis' pitch "Beyond Prosecution," about an everyman cop trying to find the truth about his wife's murder.
In theory, both distributors and exhibitors would prefer that trailers are played before films that share a similar target demographic. But whether it's through carelessness on the part of theater…
Music industry vet Glen Brunman, who as chief of Epic Soundtrax has helped shape the film soundtrack landscape, has been named exec veep of the newly created Sony Music Soundtrax.
Even before its Friday opening, Universal's "Lost World" is frightening people.
"Love! Valour! Compassion!" Grosses! New Line's film based on Terrence McNally's play was the far-and-away winner in another slow weekend in the exclusive box office derby.
Home Shopping Network chairman Barry Diller has pacted with billionaire Paul Allen to assume Allen's 45% stake in Ticketmaster, according to sources.
Allan Horlick, a veteran NBC station exec, has been named president and managing director for NBC Europe, effective Aug. 4.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
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%