David Ellison is in talks to purchase the Santa Monica post office for his Skydance Productions banner. A rep for Ellison declined to comment. Lee Polster of WestMac, who repped Ellison on the…
WGN America has given Skydance TV and Lionsgate TV a 13-episode order for a 1940s period drama chronicling the development of the atomic bomb in Los Alamos, N.M. Dubbed “Manhattan,” the project is…
Dana Goldberg upped to chief creative officer of Skydance Productions. She will oversee all aspects of creative development for both TV and film at the shingle, though film will remain her primary…
Skydance's recently established TV arm has hired Carolyn Harris as vice president, and promoted Bill Bost to manager of development and Sasha Garron to coordinator. Trio will report to Marcy Ross…
TV remains the biggest recipient of ad dollars, but winning cash is growing more complicated, as advertisers yearn to test out social media and mobile devices.
David Ellison's Skydance Prods. will launch of a TV division May 1 with former Fox exec Marcy Ross as president. The announcement comes two months after Ross departed from her Fox post as exec veep…
Fox's Marcy Ross, exec veep of current programming, is ankling the net. Departure comes at the end of Ross's three-year contract extension, which she inked with Fox in summer 2010.
In a bold move to expand its U.S. presence, Middle East news org Al Jazeera has acquired cabler Current TV in a deal valued at about $500 million.
Julia Phelps is crossing over from Viacom's corporate office to serve as senior veep of corporate communications for Viacom Intl. Media Networks.
"Crash" star Michael Pena is in negotiations to join Jake Gyllenhaal in David Ayer's police pic "End of Watch."
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media