Eager to press more of its superheroes into service, Marvel Enterprises has pacted with Lions Gate Entertainment to develop and distribute original animated features for the direct-to-DVD market.
The Mark Taper Forum has made a last-minute switch in its summer 2004 sked. With Viola Davis headlining, "Intimate Apparel" by Lynn Nottage goes into the July-September slot previously announced for…
"Dr. Phil" outdid himself during the week ending May 16, matching his highest rating ever of a 5.9.
They're bitter rivals, but as the season comes to a close today, CBS and NBC must settle for sharing center stage. In conference calls with reporters Tuesday, the Eye and Peacock nets each declared…
The suddenly pumped-up evening newscast race saw leader NBC News regaining its lead over ABC News in total viewers last week, although Peter Jennings beat Tom Brokaw in the key news demo for the…
Spanish theme park Terra Mitica, which has an operational agreement with Viacom subsid Paramount Parks, has filed for a suspension of payments, a looser version of the U.S.' Chapter 11 that protects…
XY.tv, a fledgling cable network aimed at viewers under 30, has named Dennis Patton to the new post of chief operating officer.
Anschutz Film Group has tapped Chris DeMoulin as its executive VP of marketing. He will oversee marketing and merchandising for films produced by AFG's Walden Media and Bristol Bay Prods.
Eager to exploit the popularity of subscription rental plans and reclaim business lost to DVD sales in mass-market outlets, vidtailer Blockbuster on Tuesday launched in-store monthly subscription…
Strong growth from its DirecTV partnership helped digital video recorder company TiVo increase net revenue by 21%, but its net loss also widened last quarter.
Fox is heading into tonight's "American Idol" finale on a wave of momentum after winning the season's final full week in key demos. Net easily prevailed in adults 18-49 (4.4/13) while also winning in…