Touchstone Television has signed Marco Pennette to a lucrative two-year overall deal, just weeks after the scribe-producer landed a pair of series orders for the 2005-06 season.
Thursday night is where the money is, and after last season's changing of the guard, every broadcaster is looking to get its hand in the till this fall. It's still primarily a two-net competition…
HBO is pushing the envelope yet again -- this time with its DVD repackaging. Having gotten lucky with big pricetags on miniseries such as "Band of Brothers" and "From the Earth to the Moon," HBO…
"Arrested Development" casting director Geraldine Leder has been named 20th Century Fox Television's VP of comedy casting. Based in Los Angeles, she will begin reporting immediately to senior VP of…
DirecTV is adding Mexicanal to its Spanish-language offerings. New channel will feature regional programming from around Mexico. Web is a venture of DirecTV, Atlanta-based pay TV programmer-distrib…
London Eye: New Line Cinema is hoping that Mark Burnell's novel "The Rhythm Section" will be the start of a new female thriller franchise for the studio.
Tuning In: At the risk of being forced to hand in my pundit card, here is the most sweeping observation I can deliver about the future of TV and media: Anyone who purports to know what will happen…
Gallic paybox Canal Plus has extended its partnership with the Deauville Festival of American Film for another three years through to 2007.
Comcast and Sony took their first major step toward creating a batch of fresh cable networks in the U.S. by hiring Diane Robina, an MTV Networks maven, as president of Comcast/Sony Networks, a newly…
Martin Scorsese's feature-length documentary "No Direction Home: Bob Dylan" will be released on DVD a week before it is broadcast on PBS and the BBC in late September. Paramount Home Entertainment…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$11.5M Cumulative:$45.0M Warner Brothers -28.56%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$9.8M Cumulative:$32.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -31.73%
Non-Stop3Daily:$4.0M Cumulative:$52.6M Universal Pictures -43.54%