NBC, which shook up the ratings with a "Nostradamus" special three years ago opposite the Grammy Awards, has scheduled a similarly themed program for the final night of the February sweeps to counter…
As expected, former Capitol Records exec David Simone has been tapped as the new chief of Polygram Music Publishing, filling the void left by Colin Cornish, who left the company last June.
Polsat, the Polish satellite broadcaster, has defeated a galaxy of international media groups to win Poland's first national private TV license, Daily Variety has learned.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Jason Flom is senior VP of Atlantic Records. His title was incorrect in Exec Shuffle Thursday. * * * Universal Pictures chose to give screenwriting credit to Tom S. Parker and Jim Jennewein for the…
William Shatner will be featured speaker, and will offer some of his personal memorabilia for auction, at the Creation Star Trek Convention this weekend in a fundraiser for earthquake victims. The…
Videos are making big money for movie studios -- just look at sales for Disney's blockbuster "Aladdin." The outlook for the rental marketplace, however, is far less rosy.
Regulators are reluctantly prepared to let radio shock jock Howard Stern's employer buy Los Angeles station KRTH-FM -- backing away from earlier threats to block the deal, the New York Times and…
Fox Broadcasting Co. confirmed the hiring of three more CBS Sports alumni to staff its National Football Conference coverage next season at a press conference in Atlanta, the site of Super Bowl…
Warner Bros. will be offering consumers 50 new locations to pony up for Batman and Bugs Bunny merchandise, including three locations in Europe.
Warner Bros.' "Free Willy", Fox's "The Simpsons" and Paul McCartney will be honored at the eighth annual Genesis Awards, which recognizes those who spotlight animal issues with "courage, creativity…