Former MGM exec Don Barrett has joined Nest Prods. as a senior veepee of marketing, just in time to help the fledgling indie market its first theatrical release, "The Swan Princess."
New Line Cinema, Black Entertainment Television and Reebok have announced co-sponsorship of a slam dunk basketball contest for inner city kids, keyed to the release of the hoops pic "Above the Rim."
Suzan Mischer has resigned her post as VP, entertainment & information specials, at CBS Entertainment, effective in April 1.
Cable's ability to compete with telephone companies in the delivery of "information superhighway" technologies will be delayed at least 18 months as a result of new FCC rate regulation rules.
The FCC has OK'd the transfer of seven Paramount TV stations to Viacom, and the agency also agreed to permit Viacom to own radio/TV station combinations in both Washington D.C. and Detroit.
NBC will bring back the Universal TV drama "Law & Order" next season, the show's fifth. The series, from producer Dick Wolf, is averaging an 11.3 rating/19 share in Nielsen season to date.
Bernadette Peters will sing and perform the opening number on the 66th Academy Awards show, which will be broadcast by ABC live at 6 p.m. March 21 from the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. It will be…
Reba McEntire and Alan Jackson were top nominees Tuesday for the 29th Academy of Country Music Awards.
With less than two weeks to go before the 66th Academy Awards, a record number of Oscar nominees gathered for the annual feel-good luncheon, class portrait, pep talk and all-around schmooze-fest.
Film director/cinematographer John Bailey (“China Moon”) has signed an exclusive commercial production deal with Brownstone Prods. Bailey, the cinematographer on “In the Line of Fire,””The Accidental…
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
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The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%