French pay TV giant Canal Plus strengthened its alliance with Germany's powerful Bertelsmann group by announcing plans to develop joint pay TV technology in Europe.
Remember that crack, "Bizet cut that out of 'Carmen,' baby!" from "Damn Yankees"? Oh, no you don't -- not unless you've seen the show's newest incarnation. It comes after Devil's seductress fails to…
With much fanfare, ABC announced last June that it had a deal with Madonna's Maverick Prods. The first project was going to be a four-hour miniseries biography imaginatively dubbed "Madonna: The…
The spring season got under way March 3 with the opening of "Damn Yankees," and it looks like the revival will test not only the impact on the box office of a pay-per-view telecast but the impact on…
Capital Cities/ABC has named Barry Firmin VP of ABC cable and international broadcast/European operations, involved in CapCities/ABC's production and TV programming services in Europe.
With Diane Sawyer's contract negotiations garnering headlines and CBS' evening news team receiving ample exposure during the Winter Olympics, "ABC World News Tonight" anchor Peter Jennings has been…
For a show about nothing, "Seinfeld" is sure worth a lot to stations. Columbia TriStar Television Distribution this week takes the off-net sitcom from Gotham into Los Angeles, where a rare four-way…
With New York blasted by 15 winter storms and counting since December, no one's surprised that business on Broadway has been about as bad as it gets. Raising eyebrows, though, is the tenacity of the…
In a deal likely to be worth in excess of $ 37.5 million, Ireland's Independent Newspapers is to acquire 31% of South Africa's largest newspaper group, Argus Newspapers.
Norman Lear, Aaron Spelling, Stephen J. Cannell, Steven Bochco and David Milch are just some of the A-list producers who have tried and failed to craft successful TV series set in Washington.
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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%