Time Warner Cable Ventures has created a new division called Time Warner Communications to get it into the telephone business and hired Thomas J. Morrow as president of the unit.
Adding to the already high-profile cast of MGM's upcoming actioner "Blown Away," veteran thesp Lloyd Bridges has been cast opposite his son Jeff and Tommy Lee Jones, the studio announced Monday.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. has taken a giant leap into Asia by agreeing to pay $ 525 million for a 63.6% stake in the Hong Kong-based satellite TV venture Star TV.
The interesting contrast to be made from this weekend's box office tussle was that Columbia successfully opened "Poetic Justice" while Paramount failed to interest mass quantities of viewers to see…
Tara Crocitto has been upped to veepee in charge of developmentfor the Stan Winston Studio, where she has been a production coordinator since 1990. Crocitto will locate and develop creative projects…
ESPN has hired Harold Anderson, programming chief of pay TV operator Sky Entertainment in New Zealand, to set up its Asian service.
Day One of MGM/UA's Mancuso Era began quietly. Alan Ladd Jr.'s top staff remained intact, sources said, as the new chairman and a small entourage came and went from the executive fifth floor of the…
The percentage of minorities working in TV reached a record high in 1992, but minority hirings fell in radio, according to a study by the Radio & Television News Directors Assn.
Time magazine, the nation's oldest newsweekly, will be available electronically by computer starting in September.
French video distribbery NMV looks likely to close following the decision of two of its main shareholders, Studio Canal Plus and AMLF, to form a new French video distribution company with Fox Video…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%