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NEW YORK— The release of the new Star Wars movie may still be months off, but Disney is unleashing its full marketing "Force" behind the launch of hundreds of toys and other items related to the film. Among the first cities was Hong Kong with toy stores open at midnight. Leaked images of action figures of characters that have not even hit the big screen— like Sarco Plank,...
The "Fast Money" traders reveal what they're watching for the final day of the trading week.
Digital production companies heading to TV for bigger ad budgets and larger audiences. And, networks want them.
Disney is turning its launch of new "Star Wars" merchandise—3½ months before "The Force Awakens"—into a new kind of retail holiday.
A Force Friday phenomenon has Star Wars fans excited.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on Disney's big promotional push ahead of its "The Force Awakens" movie.
New Star Wars toys hit the shops on Friday. CNBC looks at the history of Star Wars merchandise and how it's big business.
Vasily Karasyov, CLSA analyst, explains his outperform rating on Disney with a price target of $114.
"Star Wars" could add a$500 million in revenues for Disney in 2016, according to J.P. Morgan.
Sept 2- DreamWorks Studios, the film company co-founded by Steven Spielberg, will split from Walt Disney Co after the release of his film, "The BFG," the Hollywood Reporter said, citing people familiar with the matter. Disney Studios signed a long-term, exclusive film distribution agreement with DreamWorks Studios principals Steven Spielberg and Stacey Snider...
Sept 2- DreamWorks Studios, the film company headed by director Steven Spielberg, will split from Walt Disney Co after the release of his upcoming film, "The BFG," the Hollywood Reporter said, citing people familiar with the matter. The report said "The BFG," based on a Roald Dahl book, will be the last released under the Disney deal, which began in 2009..
SHERMAN, Texas— A judge in Sherman has sentenced a man to 17 ½ years in prison for swindling investors with a fake story about a Walt Disney theme park in North Texas. Thomas W. Lucas Jr. of Plano was also ordered to pay $8.4 million in restitution Tuesday. The Walt Disney Co. has denied rumors of a North Texas theme park.
'Fast Money' traders discussed how to play Disney, Netflix and Baidu after all three stocks plunged on Tuesday.
The "Fast Money" traders reveal what they're watching following the latest sell-off.
2. "60 Minutes," CBS, 8.53 million. 4. "NCIS," CBS, 8.39 million. 7. "The Big Bang Theory," CBS, 7.25 million.
NEW YORK— MTV boosted the viewership of its annual Video Music Awards, this year hosted by Miley Cyrus, with a little help from its friends. CBS won the week with an average of 5.4 million viewers in prime time. NBC had 5 million, ABC had 3.4 million, Fox had 2.3 million, Univision had 2 million, Telemundo had 1.4 million, ION Television had 1.2 million and the CW had 1.1...
NEW YORK— Comcast, which became a TV powerhouse by signing up Generation Xers, baby boomers and their parents, now is fighting for millennial eyeballs. The TV giant is investing in online media outlets like BuzzFeed and Vox that attract young viewers. It's setting up a streaming TV service for millennials who don't watch a boob tube.
IPhone maker Apple is looking to move into the original programming business to compete with video streaming companies, Variety reported.