Rudolf-Markus Reischl, managing director of German commercial broadcaster RTL2, will ankle his post at the station when his contract expires on June 30.
NBC's cancellation of its Monday movie may eventually pay off, but it will force preemptions of series during sweeps to accommodate the network's miniseries.
KABC anchor Lisa McRee's name was misspelled in a headline and story Monday on “Hip Pop,” an ABC News pilot.
Cable TV has exploded in China in the past five years, creating an unwieldy market that has forced the government to try to rein it in.
Nickelodeon has formed an exclusive partnership with software publisher Broderbund. The two companies will team on a CD-ROM product line based on Nick's "Rugrats" TV series. The discs are slated to…
Motion Picture Assn. of America topper Jack Valenti will convene Friday the first meeting of the industry oversight board, which is supposed to resolve disputes between networks over the new…
News Corp.'s sat-TV joint venture with EchoStar Communications Corp. moved one step closer to collapse Friday when the sat-TV operator went to court to try and squeeze $200 million out of the media…
Deana Elwell has been named executive VP of the newly formed Polygram Television, responsible for the day-to-day operations of the company and overseeing all divisions including finance…
Columbia TriStar TV Distribution has named Rob Dauber an exec producer of "Ricki Lake," joining the show's two other exec producers, Garth Ancier and Gail Steinberg. Separately, Col named Sandra…
The National Assn. of Television Programming Execs debuted its Anifx Expo at the Los Angeles Convention Center on Thursday.
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Lucy1Daily:$11.8M Cumulative:$43.9M Universal Pictures -21.55%
Hercules2Daily:$8.5M Cumulative:$29.8M Paramount Pictures -16.73%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$5.3M Cumulative:$172.5M Fox -20.58%