Alexander Zilo, former Media Assets dealmaker and ex-program chief of Hong Kong-based satellite operator Star TV, has signed to set up a satellite TV service for the Middle East.
United Talent Agency has signed actor Danny Aiello for worldwide representation. Aiello will be handled by a team of UTA agents led by Peter Benedek and JJ Harris. * * * Philippe Mora's feature film…
Robert Wright used a press conference Tuesday to try and put the kibosh on NBC sales rumors, but what TV critics really wanted to talk about was Stupid Pet Tricks.
Australia's Channel Nine owner Kerry Packer is believed to be among overseas and local bidders for the lease of unused time on a free-to-air Kiwi horse racing channel.
Conan O'Brien played another round of "meet the press" Tuesday with TV critics, who seemed a bit frustrated by their inability to nail down just exactly what the unknown host-in-waiting's show will…
In preparation for the proposed merger between rivals QVC and Home Shopping Network, QVC chairman Barry Diller is planning to bring aboard two key executives to help build his burgeoning…
NBC and Kellogg USA have detailed their network/advertiser marketing campaign, which the parties announced in May, sans specifics, to be the largest of its kind ever.
Warnings from NBC notwithstanding, David Letterman expects to take his latenight show to CBS virtually intact.
CBS/Broadcast Group prez Howard Stringer defended his network's shift to short orders on all new series next season, contending the practice has less to do with lack of faith in the shows than…
The understaffed Federal Communications Commission has gotten an offer of assistance to help carry out the 1992 Cable Act from the U.S. Dept. of Treasury.
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$3.5M Cumulative:$162.3M Disney -70.34%
Rio 22Daily:$2.7M Cumulative:$42.0M Fox -77.49%
Oculus3Daily:$946,007 Cumulative:$13.0M Relativity Media -64.44%