"Saturday Night Live" producer Lorne Michaels is hoping his colleagues in the media biz will follow him uptown.
The journey to mount the Paul Simon musical "The Capeman" finally ended Thursday with a rousing opening-night performance at Broadway's Marquis Theater and a salsa-flavored bash at the Marriott…
The producers of "ER," "Ellen," "Spin City," "Dateline" and "Port Charles" were among the honorees Jan. 29 at the 16th Media Access Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
One might say that TBS Superstation is tossing something of a monkey wrench into its nighttime schedule. Or maybe the network is just going ape. (Feel free to insert your own pun here.)
As "The Full Monty" cruised past "Jurassic Park" last week to become the top-grossing film of all time at the U.K. box office, the film's producer, Uberto Pasolini, mused on the accidents that led to…
Global Television Network and Columbia TriStar Intl. Television have renewed their longstanding program supply agreement in English speaking Canada.
Most days, when the IRS and rock 'n' roll appear in the same sentence, there's no good news to follow. For once, though, Jerry Lee Lewis and Willie Nelson are out of the picture, and the U.S…
"This is the wildest way to get a movie made, and I've seen some wild ones," says screenwriter Dan Pyne, whose feature directing debut, "Where's Marlowe," has some unusual backers: Paramount TV and…
Would ABC air promos hyping NBC? Would Coca-Cola stock Pepsi in the company vending machine? Do you think Microsoft would hawk Netscape products on its Web site?
Helmers Katja von Garnier, Martin Sulik, Pal Sletaune, Greg Mottola, Peter Chan, Luis Meza and Janos Szasz were saluted at Daily Variety's second annual tribute to independent film's "Directors to…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%