New digital media venture Bellrock Media has made its first hire, tapping online and wireless vet Ken Ng as exec VP and creative director. Bellrock is producing and investing in new-media content for…
Paramount has chosen Owen Wilson to star in its long-in-development remake of “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty,” to be produced by the father-son team of Samuel Goldwyn Jr. and John Goldwyn. Wilson…
The Will Eisner Comic Book Industry Awards will be a mixed blessing this year: As one of the five judges who decided the nominees in 27 categories, the awards reaffirmed my belief in comics as a…
Continuing its expansion beyond the Loews Hotel in Santa Monica, the American Film Market has rented a full floor of office suites at the Le Merigot Hotel next door.
The ninth annual Film Life & HBO American Black Festival opens today with a program of five features in the main section, five shorts and five docus.
A panel of experts disagreed on both the meaning and implications of the recent Supreme Court decision on online file-sharing. Convened by the Museum of Television & Radio to discuss the effects of…
In a surprise summer staff shakeup, NBC Entertainment prexy Kevin Reilly is putting marketing exec Vivi Zigler in charge of production for all Peacock series programming.
Emmy-winning producer Michael Weisman has signed on as NBC Universal TV Group's first-ever utility player, lending a hand as an executive producer throughout the company. Weisman will be handed…
Having replaced its production team, Paramount has now begun a revamp of marketing and distribution. But the identity of the new team is a well-kept secret. Rob Friedman is out as vice chair and…
BET, the Viacom-owned cable network aimed at young black viewers, has hired director-writer Reginald Hudlin to help it produce more original shows. He'll take the new post of president of…
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Frozen2Daily: $2.5M Cumulative: $98.9M Disney -0.16%
Homefront3Daily: $701,370 Cumulative: $10.9M Open Road 39.42%