With the bravado of a small indie, TNT's made-for-cabler pic division announced its three newest star-driven projects Friday.
NBC Prods. Friday confirmed that vet Warner Bros. producer David Jacobs has hung up his production shingle at the Peacock web's in-house production unit.
King World on Friday pulled the plug on the ailing "Les Brown Show." The final episode of the frosh talker, which has been on "hiatus" the past few weeks, will air Jan. 14.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
To make CBS and David Letterman more comfortable in the Ed Sullivan Theatre, the city film office recently got the parks department to plant pear trees outside the theater on Broadway.
Outgoing France 2 and France 3 president Herve Bourges got a mighty send-off Tuesday as the French public service dominated the seventh d'Or Awards, France's top TV honors.
Roadshow, Coote & Carroll, a unit of the Village Roadshow Production Group, has placed two TV series with international distribs.
The Justice Dept. has filed suit against two Pennsylvania cable TV companies, alleging they failed to pony up more than $ 2.4 million in copyright royalties owed for carrying distant TV signals.
The ABC sitcom "Coach" equaled its best-ever rating and highest share, 30.1/ 31, helping lead-out "NYPD Blue" (14.1/24) rebound a bit after hitting a season-low 12.8 rating the previous two weeks.
The Citizen's Task Force on TV Violence Wednesday recommended entertainment industry adoption of a code -- patterned after Canada -- that bars showing "gratuitous, dramatized" violence between the…
The American Film Institute has expanded duties of national exhibition director Ken Wlaschin to include the vice chairmanship of the AFI's Preservation Center. He said his first project will be the…