The Justice Dept. has decided not to challenge Sinclair's plans to take over WSYX-TV, ABC's affiliate in Columbus, Ohio. The Justice Dept.'s decision clears Sinclair to close a $228 million deal to…
European satellite operator Eutelsat and Italy's space agency Telespazio have announced that a digital transponder called the Hot Bird Channel will be offered free-of-charge to all those who want to…
Argentina's TV leader Telefe today will become the latest Latino broadcaster with an international version of its channel, with the official roll-out of Telefe Intl.
Buoyed by last month's Oscarcast, entertainment magazine shows were the only syndie shows to gain ground in the national Nielsen derby for the week ending March 29.
UPN has cast veteran actor Joe Morton ("Blues Brothers 2000") in its drama pilot "Mercy Point," and CBS has cast Robert Loggia ("Independence Day") and Jill Clayburgh ("Fools Rush In") in the drama…
UPN is getting a giant facelift in October: The netlet is planning an ambitious expansion from three to five consecutive nights of network programming, Monday through Friday.
A fundamentalist, self-proclaimed bishop and a small mouse are together gnawing at the base of Latin America's largest broadcaster, Brazilian TV giant Globo.
Small TV groups face the possibility of higher commission rates as a result of Chancellor Media Corp.'s $150 million acquisition of station rep firm Petry Media, industry execs predicted after the…
On the heels of Kay Koplovitz's resignation from USA Networks (Daily Variety, April 9) comes word that former Fox exec Stephen Chao is in serious talks to take a senior management post at the USA and…
"Spin City" creator Gary David Goldberg is ankling his post as exec producer of the series and is relocating to L.A., sources said Wednesday.
Domestic Film DAILY
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$48.9M Warner Brothers -66.23%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$34.4M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -77.26%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$53.9M Universal Pictures -67.83%