A special effects explosion on the set of a new Jack Palance movie went awry yesterday, injuring six stunt men who were burned on their hands and faces, police said.
Two TV cameraman became moving targets for a gunman holding a hostage yesterday morning. When Eric Grammel of the freelance Newsreel Video Service and Scott Torrens of KCAL-TV arrived at the crime…
Twentieth TV has signed the writer-producer team of Jamie Wooten and Marc Cherry to an exclusive two-year overall development deal, marking the first such deal inked under the new management team of…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has signed an exclusive TV agreement with actor Nathan Lane and plans to develop a new comedy series around him.
CBS has given a full-season pickup to its new Twentieth TV drama series "Picket Fences," meaning the web has officially extended back-nine orders to four of its seven new shows.
Domestic Film DAILY
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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%
As struggling indie Carolco continues to bob in the water, two key employees have jumped ship. Senior TV division veep Rae Sanchini and veep of business affairs Jay Itzkowitz are leaving the Sunset…
Mary Anne Harrison has been promoted to senior vice president and associate general counsel at Fox Inc., a new title. Harrison's former position was VP and assistant general counsel. She is also a…
RHI Entertainment is negotiating with New Line Television for New Line to handle sales and management of RHI catalog product, it was confirmed yesterday. The deal is pending final approval of both…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has named Yair Landau vice president of business planning for its Motion Picture Group, bumping him up a notch from his post as director of financial planning and analysis.
After 4 1/2 years of Hollywood-style musical chairs, Randy Shilts' best-selling AIDS chronicle "And the Band Played On" finally goes before the cameras next month.