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Was ‘Glass Onion’ a Success? Peeling Back the Layers on Netflix’s Box Office Gambit

Ahead of Thanksgiving, cinema owners, increasingly dismayed by the lack of compelling movies to screen and painfully aware that this fall’s only blockbuster, “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,” wouldn’t…

Box Office: Netflix’s ‘Glass Onion’ Slays in Limited Release With Estimated $15 Million

Netflix is staying tight-lipped about the box office performance of “Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery.” However, sources speculate the well-reviewed whodunit scored in its special theatrical release,…

Disney to Dominate Thanksgiving Box Office With ‘Strange World’ and ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’

Hollywood has come to expect a few things around Thanksgiving: a hearty turkey dinner, plenty of family time… and a Disney movie to rule the box office. In…

‘Wakanda Forever’ VFX Outfit Cinesite Takes Majority Stake in Indian Animation Studio Assemblage

U.K. animation and VFX company Cinesite has acquired a majority stake in Indian CGI animation studio Assemblage. Founded by A.K. Madhavan in 2013, Assemblage’s portfolio includes “Norm of…

‘La Mujer de Mi Hermano’s’ Barbara Mori, Christian Meier and Ricardo de Montreuil Reuniting for Culinary Drama, ‘Mistura’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Mexico’s Barbara Mori and Peru’s Christian Meier and helmer-scribe Ricardo de Montreuil are reuniting for culinary drama “Mistura,” some 17 years after their 2005 box office hit “La…

Keanu Reeves in Talks to Return as John Wick in ‘Ballerina’ Spinoff, Starring Ana de Armas

Keanu Reeves is expected to make an appearance as John Wick in “Ballerina,” a female-centric spinoff in the popular action franchise. Lionsgate, the studio behind the series, declined…

Lionsgate Hires Nasim Cambron as Executive Vice President of Worldwide Publicity

Lionsgate has hired Nasim Cambron as executive vice president of worldwide publicity. The decision was announced Friday by JP Richards and Keri Moore, president and co-president of marketing…

Box Office: ‘Black Adam’ Staying on Top in Quiet Weekend

“Black Adam” is still atop the hierarchy of power at the box office. The Warner Bros. release looks to claim the top spot on domestic charts again in…

Paul Presburger Exits Hispanic Showbiz Leader Pantelion, Spanish-Language Streamer Pantaya

Paul Presburger, who served as CEO of Hispanic showbiz leader Pantelion Films and Spanish-language streaming service Pantaya, is leaving after serving more than a decade at the helm.…

‘The Answers’ Pilot Ordered at FX, ‘Sorry For Your Loss’ Creator Kit Steinkellner to Produce With Danny Strong and Darren Aronofsky

FX has placed a pilot order for “The Answers” with Kit Steinkellner set to write and executive produce. Darren Aronofsky (“Kindred,” “One Strange Rock”) and Danny Strong (“Dopesick,”…

Brad Schwartz, Who Helped Discover ‘Schitt’s Creek,‘ Will Oversee CW’s Programming Under New Owner

All Brad Schwartz has to do now is find the next version of the types of things he’s discovered in the past: a new “Schitt’s Creek, the next…

ITV Studios Takes Majority Stake in Australian Drama Producer Lingo Pictures

ITV Studios is expanding its international scripted footprint by acquiring a majority stake in Australian production company Lingo Pictures. Led by Helen Bowden and Jason Stephens, Lingo Pictures…