Lensing has begun in Toronto on "Noddy," a co-production teaming BBC Worldwide, the Enid Blyton Co. and Catalyst Entertainment of Toronto for the first series ever created by the BBC specifically for…
Premier Advertiser Sales, the ad sales wing of Paramount Television Group, has changed its name to Paramount Advertiser Services as the unit broadens the scope of its activities to include the…
The people who bring you "Saturday Night Live" and "Late Night With Conan O'Brien are jumping head-first into the book biz.
The Fox-owned stations have signed on for the new Pamela Lee syndie action-hour, "V.I.P.," from Columbia TriStar Television Distribution. (Daily Variety, Aug. 13)
TV13 of Colombia signed a letter of intent last week with a Cisneros group company to form a strategic alliance to produce broadcast, cable and a satellite news program within Colombia and for other…
After a crisis in the mid-1990s and a stabilization last year, the annual Monte Carlo television market (Feb. 23-26) has reported that marketing efforts have paid off.
Frank G. Mancuso, MGM Inc.'s chairman and CEO, has been elected to the board of MGM Grand Inc. At the same time, Alex Yemenidjian, president, chief operating officer and chief financial officer of…
Ang Lee will make his New York Film Festival debut when his latest film, "The Ice Storm," opens the 35th edition of the festival, which runs from Sept. 26 to Oct. 12 at Lincoln Center.
Teen thesps Nick Stahl and Katie Holmes have been cast in starring roles in MGM's thriller "Disturbing Behavior," slated to go into production in January.
Jorge Saralegui, exec vice president of production at Fox, has jumped from buyer to seller --- and to a new studio --- with plans to hang out an independent producer shingle at Warner Bros. starting…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%