Nov 25- U.S. film studio Relativity Media LLC is accusing its senior lender and two former executives of a secret plan to thwart its refinancing efforts, a factor that it said in court documents helped lead to its July bankruptcy filing. In a revised disclosure statement for its plan to exit bankruptcy, Relativity said lender Colbeck Capital Management...» Read More
As I anticipated on Friday, Walt Disney Studios and DreamWorks announced a five-year, 30 movie distribution deal on Monday. Disney's Touchstone label will distribute the films and Disney will handle DVD sales and pay-TV distribution on "Starz".
Today, I spent 35 minutes or so with the new Sports Illustrated cover model Bar Refaeli. In that short period of time, I found out that Bar does eat curly fries (I bought them for her in our cafeteria) and loves the Snuggie (she was surprised to find out how cheap it was).
New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez admitted to ESPN this afternoon that he used performance-enhancing drugs from 2001 to 2003 while playing with the Texas Rangers. Rodriguez apologized, saying he was "young, stupid and naive."
A week after Kellogg's chose to make a statement on Michael Phelps even though its deal with the swimmer was set to expire in days, the company is probably facing more heat than it expected.
Over the past couple days, we've seen a lot of ticket price announcements from NFL teams to college football teams to NBA franchises. So what have teams done? Here's a list of recent ticket announcements.
Steven Spielberg's DreamWorks is now in advanced negotiations with Disney to distribute its films through through its Walt Disney studio.
One of the most successful entrepreneurs of all time, Nike founder Phil Knight, is now investing in new sector — one that's actually doing well in this economy — movies.
Murdoch didn't mince words when it came to describing the weak state of the economy —calling this "the worst global economic crisis since News Corp was created".
The New York Mets are all over the Madoff client list document released last night. But the only New York Mets player on the list is Tim Teufel, who is linked to four accounts on the list.
The Madoff lists indicate that perhaps some money was lost from what many have called the best deal in the business of sports
Tuesday the House dropped a provision from the stimulus bill that would allow film projects in 2009 to qualify for 50 percent write-offs, worth some $250 million in tax breaks.
Media giant Time Warner posted a $16 billion loss, down from a $1.03 billion profit a year ago and its first loss in 14 quarters.
In two years of playing college football, Texas Tech wide receiver Michael Crabtree pulled down 231 catches, amassed 3,127 and had 41 touchdowns.
A measly $81.5 million was wagered in Nevada on Super Bowl XLIII, according to the State's Gaming Control Board.
After the Super Bowl, we caught up agent Joel Segal, who represents Super Bowl MVP Santonio Holmes.
Disney was hit hard by the economy in its fiscal first quarter, shares falling about ten percent in after-hours trading.
I think it's wait-and-see for Michael Phelps' sponsors, but you'll hear a lot about these morality clauses that are in endorsement contracts that allow a company to get out if their endorser messes up.
Just when we thought the Screen Actors Guild was close to negotiating a new contract with the AMPTP, which represents the big movie studios, more drama disrupted the plans.
The amazing comeback tandem of Ben Roethlisberger and Santonio Holmes might have taken Steelers linebacker James Harrison out of the MVP running and a trip to Disney World, but that doesn't mean he isn't poised to cash in.
Despite the deepening recession, Hollywood is bucking the trend and actually breaking records on the upside.
Miss World Canada,Anastasia Lin, tells CNBC she was stopped in Hong Kong and denied entry into China for the beauty pageant.
American designer Carrie Hammer made her mark at Shanghai Fashion Week with the models she used on the runway.
Sumner Redstone's ex-girlfriend has filed a lawsuit alleging he is mentally impaired and unable to make decisions, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Nov 25- Tegna Inc, the broadcast and digital company that split from Gannett Co Inc earlier this year, has assembled a group of employees to make local broadcast television, including news, more interesting to a younger audience. The McLean, Virginia- based company is also trying to create more original programming and discussing ways to better integrate its...
The NFL has been talking about selling its rights for Thursday night games, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
LOS ANGELES— If you're shopping for a TV, get out a tape measure and do some quick calculations before you head to the store. And count the number of gadgets you'll want to connect to your screen. If you're sitting far away, a regular HD set will be just fine— for $100 to $200 less.