As expected (Daily Variety, July 14), former Random House exec VP and Turtle Bay publisher Joni Evans has joined the William Morris Agency as senior VP of the literary department, the agency…
Portman Entertainment and Zenith, two of Britain's leading producers of TV drama and feature films, are about to become one.
"Shirley," the Canadian talkshow whose network run was scuttled before getting a chance to air on ABC, is making its way into syndication with clearances in the U.S.' top two markets, on WPIX in New…
The Eye Web gave a big wink to Wall Street Wednesday, reporting significantly improved second-quarter operating results. The investment community embraced the news, pushing the stock of CBS up $ 8.75…
"Lethal Weapon 3" was honored as the favorite action/adventure video and "Basic Instinct: Original Uncut Director's Version" was the favorite in the adult category in Wednesday's closing-night Homer…
At the first meeting of RAI-TV's new board of directors on Tuesday, Claudio Dematte was elected president of the Italian pubcaster. He replaces Walter Pedulla.
Second-quarter residuals for the Writers Guild of America West show that guild members have seen an overall 8.3% increase in earnings compared to the second quarter of 1992. Resid earnings from April…
All-Star Game 15.6/28 A real contest until the sixth inning, baseball's summer showcase improved 5% over last year but still ranked as the third-lowest-rated All-Star telecast since 1967. Unlike the…
Senate communications subcommittee chairman Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) stunned members of his panel Wednesday when he called for a vote within the next several weeks on legislation that would grant…
Talent scouts from U.S. TV networks and most of the major studios will be descending on Montreal July 22-Aug. 1 for the 11th edition of the Just For Laughs comedy fest, which will feature more than…
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%