Feb 26- Adam Goodman, president of Viacom Inc's Paramount movie studio, is expected to leave soon, more than a year before his contract ends, the LA Times reported, citing a person close to the studio. The company is "reviewing its creative organization," the LA Times said, citing a person familiar with the situation. Goodman joined Paramount in 2008 and a year later took...» Read More
Enjoy plotting regicide while consuming piles of poached veal tongue? Then a pop-up restaurant based on "Game of Thrones" could satisfy you.
David Bank, RBC Capital Markets, breaks down Disney's quarterly results, as ESPN and merchandise from "Frozen" drive sales higher.
Disucssing Sony's earnings performance, Jay Nelson, senior editor of Japan Executive Newsletter, says the Playstation 4 console is helping the company's profit significantly.
Disney reported stellar earnings in its first quarter, with Disney CEO Bob Iger demonstrating that his new strategies are working. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports.
Disney CEO bob Iger said his company's recent success is due to a strategy exemplified by the smash hit "Frozen."
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Hey, 2016 presidential candidates — Are you paying attention to what "American Sniper" is telling you?
Feb 2- Chinese video-on-demand provider You On Demand Holdings Inc said it would show Twentieth Century Fox movies in China after the two companies signed a licensing agreement. You on Demand's shares soared 44 percent at $2.95 in morning trading. Some of the movies that will be available to You On Demand's subscribers include A-Team starring Bradley Cooper...
The Oscar-nominated war film directed by Clint Eastwood and starring best actor nominee Bradley Cooper as a Navy Seal sharpshooter easily triumphed over several new releases as it closed in on a domestic total of $250 million since opening on Jan. 16. "American Sniper" was released by Warner Brothers, a unit of Time Warner Inc. "Paddington" was released by The...
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Jeff Bewkes, Time Warner chairman & CEO, shares his thoughts on mergers and making money in the media sector.
TV content is getting better, says Jeff Bewkes, Time Warner chairman & CEO, discussing video content, bundling, and the future of cable mergers.
Jan 29- Viacom Inc, owner of movie studio Paramount Pictures Corp and cable network Nickelodeon, reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue as weak U.S. advertising spending more than offset the box-office success of "Interstellar". Barclays analyst Kannan Venkateshwar had forecast a 0.2 percent drop in advertising across cable networks in the...
Jan 28- Viacom Inc, owner of cable networks MTV and Comedy Central and movie studio Paramount Pictures Corp, reported a 4.4 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by the box-office success of movies such as "Interstellar". Net earnings from continuing operations attributable to Viacom fell to $500 million, or $1.20 per share, for the first quarter ended Dec. 31,...
Sen. John McCain weighs in on the debate over "American Sniper," calling statements by liberal filmmaker Michael Moore "idiotic."
HONG KONG, Jan 28- China's Hunan TV& Broadcast Intermediary Co Ltd has agreed a deal with U.S. studio Lions Gate Entertainment Corp that will see the two firms invest a combined $1.5 billion in film making, marking the latest inroad by a Chinese firm into Hollywood. Lions Gate, known for producing movies such as "The Hunger Games", and Hunan TV plan to invest the $1.5...
"American Sniper" could make $300 million in its first month, making it the all-time highest-grossing movie in the history of Eastwood's career as a director.
"American Sniper" could make $300 million in its first month, making it Clint Eastwood's biggest haul as a director. Here's how his others fared.
Here's the message 'American Sniper' is sending to Hollywood, says Carol Roth.
The film, directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Oscar nominee Bradley Cooper as a Navy Seal sharpshooter, has now taken in more than $200 million in U.S. and Canadian theaters since opening wide on Jan. 16. But audiences continued to flock to see Eastwood's big hit, "American Sniper," which Warner Bros, the Time Warner Inc unit that released the film, has called a "...
Toronto former Mayor Rob Ford has turned to eBay to auction the necktie he wore on the day he admitted to smoking crack.
Madonna was one of the most-hotly anticipated acts at this year's Brits. And she didn't disappoint.
Phil Ehart, "Kansas" drummer, and Rich Williams, "Kansas" guitarist, tell the story of the band's forty-year career and discuss the upcoming documentary, "Miracles Out of Nowhere."
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Dana Brunetti, Founder, President, Trigger Street Labs, the company that produces "House of Cards," discusses season three as well as the controversy surrounding "50 Shades of Grey."
Steve Levitan, "Modern Family" executive producer, provides a behind-the- scenes look at producing an episode entirely on an Apple device.