The ability of networks to keep affiliates from preempting programs came into question again Wednesday, as the CBS owned-and-operated station in New York took steps to bump the network for preseason…
Handleman Co., the country's largest rackjobber, said there were no corporate developments to account for heavy trading or consecutive drops in its stock price on the New York Exchange.
Jeff Golenberg has joined the entertainment division of Levine/Schneider Public Relations, coming to the firm after a stint at Hanson & Schwam Public Relations.
Fine Line Features has acquired North American distribution rights for Paolo and Vittorio Taviani's "Fiorile,' which is set to unspool in competition at this year's Cannes Festival.
Turner Broadcasting System Inc. Wednesday reported improved first-quarter operating results, including significant operating profit gains at TBS SuperStation, cable network TNT and its news channels.
CBS Inc. chairman Laurence Tisch, speaking at the company's annual meeting here, said, "CBS has just begun to capitalize both on its status as the nation's top-rated television programmer and on its…
As the local market May sweeps measurement period got under way, several top syndie shows experienced epic year-to-year declines in the separate Nielsen national barter rankings.
The Academy of Country Music held its biggest party ever Tuesday night at Universal Amphitheatre, drawing hordes of media and some of the genre's biggest stars.
The controversy surrounding "Damned in the USA" continues. As the Playboy Channel launches its exclusive U.S. television premiere of the much-discussed BBC docu Friday night, it will also air an…
Twenty-three-year Arbitron veteran Ken Wollenberg has ankled as exec VP of sales and marketing and his position has been eliminated. The staff and functions under Wollenberg's command are now the…
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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%