The Paramount TV Group has wrapped up a complex deal with Rysher Entertainment that gives Par full ownership of the syndie stalwart "Entertainment Tonight," and distribution rights to Rysher's TV and…
In its first deal to acquire telefilms, NewStar Media has bought the overseas rights to five pics to be produced by Showtime and Flashpoint Ltd.
Tim Allen knows how to exit with style. His "Home Improvement" sitcom wrapped an eight-year run on ABC Tuesday with the second-best results for any series finale in six years.
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$28.9M Sony / Screen Gems -35.29%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$586,451 Cumulative:$307.9M Disney -24.71%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$506,166 Cumulative:$17.6M Warner Brothers -28.02%
King World Intl. has acquired the exclusive rights to distribute abroad the two-hour special "Scared Straight! 20 Years Later" hosted by Danny Glover and produced by Arnold Shapiro Prods.
The CNN News Group has engineered a $50 million, three-year "strategic alliance" with information-technology publisher Intl. Data Group (IDG).
CBS will again expand its "48 Hours" newsmag franchise to two nights per week this summer.
TV's annual upfront ad buying derby is off to a fast and furious start, with advertisers said to be lining up early to do deals for early morning and evening news programs and with the red hot WB.
Studios USA is in for a fight with some of its "Jerry Springer" station affils over the distrib's decision to rein in the bleeps, brawls and bods that have become a staple of the raucous syndie…
Channel 4 has signed up 100,000 subscribers for its pay movie service FilmFour, just six months after it launched. This puts FilmFour solidly on course to exceed its target of 150,000 subs by the end…
NBC plans to double-pump episodes of "Law & Order" and "Will & Grace" this summer, while launching the reality series "You Asked for It."