Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) on Thursday unveiled legislation that would upend the cable and satellite business, forcing them to let customers pick-and-choose which channels they would like to get…
It seemed like only a matter of time but Disney has announced that its first animated feature based on a Marvel property will be “Big Hero 6″ set to bow on Nov. 7, 2014. The film will be CG-animated…
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Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
The initial audience for HBO's "One Nation Under Dog: Stories of Fear," "Loss & Betrayal" was barely 100,000 viewers -- about the number of people that watch a show like NBC's "The Voice in Detroit."
Sony returned to profit for the first time in five years in fiscal 2012, boosted by a weaker yen plus sales of key real estate and other assets, execs announced Thursday.
Perhaps the best way to describe the hefty sums top talent agencies shell out for their headquarters comes from one of Hollywood's best-known tenpercenters, WME's Ari Emanuel: "Oy, gevalt. That's a…
Everyone has to start somewhere -- even those who one day wind up calling the shots. Variety polled dozens of producers, studio execs, entertainment lawyers, managers and agents to identify those who…
While the U.S. economy's slow recovery from the 2008 financial crisis is among factors that have increased investors' appetites, the inherent volatility of the entertainment business is still an IPO…
Most of the major agencies have an investment group focused on backing everything from producers of online videos to health food and fashion brands.
The most important fact about talent agents today is that no one is scared of them anymore.