Steve Oederkerk has come on to write and direct Summit Entertainment's comedy "Ricky Stanicky."
Boy Meets World
For nearly eight decades, Disney has relied on films to rally kids and their families around the Mouse House. But with its core audience increasingly glued to screens of all sizes, the success of…
Disney's Kids Upfront event on Tuesday at Gotham's Hudson Theater could well be a victory lap as the mothership Disney Channel reigns in the kidvid realm as the No. 1 net among tykes 2-11 and 6-11…
With "The Descendants" and "Midnight in Paris" drawing WGA wins, awards season has entered the final stretch, with the Independent Spirit Awards this Saturday and the Oscars on Sunday.
Syfy has given a two-hour pilot order to "Battlestar Gallactica: Blood & Chrome."
Character actor Julius Carry died Aug. 19 in Los Angeles of pancreatic cancer. He was 56.
"Reba" showrunner Allison Gibson will likely depart the frosh WB laffer at the end of this season. The WB and 20th Century Fox TV, which produces the Reba McEntire comedy, have sent out feelers to…
Hometown: Redwood, Calif. Big break: Recurring guest spot on “Boy Meets World,” starring role on TV's “Bone Chillers” You might remember her from: Linda won a fireplace on “The Price Is Right.” Has…
MXG Media, an Internet site geared to teenage girls and one of USA Networks' Inc. latest investments, will announce today that it has appointed Rob Swartz, a former creative exec at Walt Disney's…
WPIX-TV, the Tribune-owned WB affiliate in New York, has engineered a frontal assault on its chief rival, Fox-owned WNYW-TV, shifting reruns of the high-rated "Seinfeld" from 11 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. to…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%