With a mixture of humility and great ambition, former Imagine TV prexy David Nevins is eagerly stepping into what he calls "one of the great gigs in the television business" as he prepares to succeed…
After three weeks, ABC Family has more than redoubled its commitment to "Pretty Little Liars," extending the hourlong drama's first season order from 10 episodes to 22.
Looks like the tourists are starting to come back to Broadway: Although few Main Stem shows saw grosses rise dramatically last week, most of them did step up a bit -- particularly a handful of Tony…
As he calls it a wrap on a seven-year run as Showtime's programming chief, Robert Greenblatt spoke to Variety's Cynthia Littleton about the changes the pay cabler has undergone during his tenure and…
Even in an actor-driven film like helmer Lisa Cholodenko's "The Kids Are All Right," below-the-line talent is critical to telling the story.
The irony is hard to ignore: Just as Hollywood was hailing a White House plan to fight piracy last week, a federal court was handing down a ruling that many in entertainment see as an invitation to…
Three years after taking over control of how its stable of superheroes are featured at the megaplex, Marvel has turned to "Heroes"-helmer and comicbook vet Jeph Loeb to launch a TV arm.
It wasn't much cause for celebration by the recipient, but the Commodity Futures Trading Commission Monday approved a proposal from the Cantor Exchange for a license to trade box office futures.
Spike Lee is in negotiations to direct action-thriller "Nagasaki Deadline," with Warner Bros.-based Alcon Entertainment financing.
"Breakout Kings," a fugitive chase drama pilot developed for Fox, is looking like it will land soon at A&E Network.
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%