IFC has made a double investment in “Portlandia” as it renews the comedy for a fourth and fifth season. Cabler has ordered 10 halfhour episodes from Broadway Video for each new season, and is slating…
'Spoils of Babylon' and 'Birthday Boys' headed for cabler later this year.
Samantha Maltin has been named senior VP of marketing for cablers History and H2. She was previously senior veep of global partnerships for Viacom Intl. Media Network.
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$5.6M Cumulative:$24.3M Sony / Screen Gems -42.28%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 22Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$15.9M Warner Brothers -44.30%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$306.0M Disney -46.66%
Participant Media is getting down to business on its pl an to expand into TV, recruiting IFC and Sundance Channel prexy Evan Shapiro to lead the charge.
The poorest decision pertaining to "Todd Margaret" was the one to greenlight it.