"I don't want to sell things," Robin Williams told a packed press conference Thursday at the Majestic Hotel. The actor was confirming that he'd rejected an offer to do McDonald's commercials, but…
Cable's Game Show Network, which has been a colossal bust since launching in early '95, has struck a deal with cable giant Tele-Communications Inc. for carriage beginning in early summer.
A day after News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch confirmed at a Tokyo news conference that he was trying to buy the Los Angeles Dodgers, sources said both sides seem happy with the terms on the table…
Indie writer-helmer Michael Hacker has closed two deals for feature projects at Cannes. Hacker made his directorial debut with "The Destiny of Marty Fine," which won the second jury prize at the 1996…
Burbank's Plus 8 Video and Santa Monica's Gold Coast Communications have formed Gold Coast Plus, a facility for TV, motion picture and commercial production.
Warner Bros. has purchased Rand Ravich's horror spec script "Wrath" for producer Andrew Lazar's Mad Chance Prods.
The Broadway revival of "Once Upon a Mattress" has become the second production to post a closing notice in the wake of the Tony Award nominations.
WUAB Cleveland in January plans to drop the WB Network as its secondary affiliate in favor of an exclusive affiliation with UPN.
U.K. cable music channel the Box is upping the stakes in its ratings battle with MTV, undertaking a three-staged entry into satellite television.
Yoni Cohen is said to have resigned as Polygram Filmed Entertainment's vice president of television and broadcasting after less than a year in the job.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$234.3M Disney -1.91%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$128.8M Paramount Pictures -3.52%
Let's Be Cops
Let's Be Cops3Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$34.2M Fox -6.44%