Feeling the entrepreneurial tug, David Friendly is leaving his post as prexy of Davis Entertainment to form his own production banner, Friendly Prods., with an exclusive three-year deal with Fox 2000.
Dutch-based Holland Media Group (HMG) is reporting operational profits for fiscal year 1996 of 2 million guilders (approximately $1 million) even though it posted a net after-tax loss of $24 million…
Just call it "Jeopardy!" for Generation Y. In another sign of gameshow synergy at Sony, Columbia TriStar TV is developing a kids version of "Jeopardy!" to premiere this fall on the Sony-owned Game…
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
Making the move from Sundance stand-out to event-pic action hero, Ben Affleck --- who most recently co-starred in Kevin Smith's "Chasing Amy" --- is set to star with Bruce Willis in Michael Bay's…
British Sky Broadcasting has appointed Bruce Steinberg as its director of movies and pay-per-view. This newly created post makes Steinberg responsible for BSkyB's three premium film channels and for…
President and CEO of Orion Pictures Len White said Thursday that with the completion of the merger of Orion and Metro Goldwyn Mayer Inc. he is stepping down from his post effective today.
Saying hola! to one of the fastest-growing demographic groups in the country --- bilingual Latinos --- Universal TV has signed an overall development and production deal with Miami-based pop…
US West Media Group reportedly has increased by 40% its stake in Argentina's second-largest multisystem operator Video Cable Comunicacion (VCC), which is jointly owned by Samuel Liberman and…
Broadcasters are growing increasingly optimistic about the prospects of a congressional budget proposal that would not only allow them to borrow billions of dollars worth of TV spectrum for free, but…
Katey Sagal, who played Peg Bundy in one of TV's longest-running sitcoms, "Married ... With Children," has inked an exclusive two-year deal with CBS to develop a new series for the Eye web, sources…