German regional pubcaster Bayerischer Rundfunk has named Bettina Reitz, former topper of leading TV producer Teamworx, as new head of TV series and film production as of Jan. 1.
Julia Dray, a former president of production for Gary Foster and Mark Steven Johnson's Horseshoe Bay Prods., has been tapped senior veepee of production at Fox Searchlight, reporting to prexy Peter…
ABC has sealed a talent holding deal with up-and-coming comedian Todd Lynn to develop a laffer loosely based on his life.
"Law & Order" scribe Wendy Battles has inked an overall deal with Universal Network TV-based Wolf Films.
Burger King is treating "The Simpsons" like royalty. Fast-food giant is pacting with 20th Century Fox Licensing & Merchandising for a massive fourth-quarter promotional campaign built around the toon…
Blighty's biggest commercial television groups Granada and Carlton -- the two major stakeholders in the struggling ITV network -- are once again in serious merger talks.
"CSI" surged to a record audience last week, helping CBS outdraw an all-original NBC lineup on a Thursday for the first time in nearly 18 months.
French broadcaster TF1 is closing TF1 U.S.A., the West Coast bureau that has handled its American co-production and acquisitions for the past six years, company sources confirmed over the weekend.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$255.2M Disney 26.88%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$148.5M Paramount Pictures 28.38%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$18.5M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.30%