Talk was anything but cheap during the week ending Feb. 21 in Nielsen national syndication standings, as a slew of gabfests posted healthy ratings gains with their February sweeps arsenals.
WABC-TV rules Gotham, according to Arbitron statistics for the full sweeps period and Nielsen numbers with one day remaining in the sweeps.
The war is over between the Union of British Columbia Performers and the Alliance of Cinema, Television & Radio Artists.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$28.9M Sony / Screen Gems -35.29%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$586,451 Cumulative:$307.9M Disney -24.71%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$506,166 Cumulative:$17.6M Warner Brothers -28.02%
Walt Disney Pictures' "The Three Musketeers" has added its third musketeer -- Oliver Platt -- as principal casting on the film was completed, producers Joe Roth and Roger Birnbaum confirmed yesterday.
Musicians Ricardo, Louis and Carlos Wilson have sued five rappers and their record companies for sampling four of their songs.
Fractious contract negotiations between Actors' Equity Assn. and the League of Resident Theaters concluded last weekend in a surprise, down-to-the-wire agreement.
Time Warner has joined the outcry over the communications minister's decision to halt MDS licensing by the Australian Broadcasting Authority and return the bids unopened.
Denzel Washington has been set to star opposite Julia Roberts in Warner Bros.' upcoming "Pelican Brief," which Alan J. Pakula is directing from his screen adaptation of the best-selling John Grisham…
MCA/Universal Home Video is buying chunks of television time to not only showcase -- but show --"The Little Engine That Could" to viewers in hopes of ensuring that the small-screen adaptation of the…
KRLA-AM 0.6 share Greater Media recruits Allan Chlowitz to make waves at KLSX-FM and its sister AM station. He'll first concentrate on boosting sales and then try to come up with a "redeployment"…