A RECORD NUMBER of film commissions, location services and facility operators are inked as exhibitors for the third annual ShowBiz Expo East, skedded for Jan. 6-8 at the New York Hilton & Towers.
The end of daylight savings time helped boost the performance of most syndicated shows airing in the lucrative 7-8 p.m. access slots during the week ended Nov. 7.
After eight years at KNBC-TV, 4 p.m. co-anchor Linda Alvarez is heading over the hill to rival KCBS-TV as the station's 6 a.m. and noon news anchor.
The Pacific Pioneer Broadcasters honor Billy Barty at noon Friday at Sportsman's Lodge in Studio City. Information: (213) 461-2121. * * * A performance of “I Started My Own Business … While Waiting…
The TV station rep firm Petry Inc. has acquired Totalvideo, a national ad sales rep and barter syndication firm specializing in sports and other forms of programming.
Consumers began their annual holiday trek to the nation's record stores last week as a host of new releases and increased action on superstar product sparked a busy sales period, according to…
NBC has confirmed plans for the first primetime special featuring the much-lampooned PBS preschool dino Barney (Daily Variety, Oct. 11).
In an effort to capitalize on the critical acclaim for New Line's film "Menace II Society," New Line Home Video will put in place an extensive marketing push to support the film's homevid release.
The launch of music video channel Viva is now skedded for Dec. 24 in Germany , the recording industry's third-largest market, but with a greatly reduced budget than previously announced.
Members of Sony Pictures Entertainment's 60-person, in-house security force said Tuesday that they plan an organized sick-in today after being notified by company officials that they will be replaced…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%