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  • Norman Lear

    Television legend Norman Lear says that although media is in its golden age, "everything is overdone."

  • Norman Lear

    Television legend Norman Lear also says he's had only one binge experience.

  • Sherman Hemsley and Isabel Sanford embracing, for the television series, 'The Jeffersons,' 1974.

    TV producer Norman Lear tells CNBC why his show "The Jeffersons" was better than "The Cosby Show."

  • Shareholder: We think Viacom is a bargain right now

    Discussing the trade on Viacom with Pivotal Research Group's Brian Wieser, who downgraded Viacom earlier this month to hold from buy; and shareholder Salvatore Muoio, S Mouio & Co.

  • LOS ANGELES, Aug 22- U.S. pay TV customers will have more chances this fall to catch up on shows in mid-season as networks increase video-on-demand offerings in their battle to keep audiences from jumping to streaming services. Cable channels, for example, will receive $52.7 billion in fees from pay TV operators this year, just more than half of total revenue,...

  • Viacom saga continues

    Matthew Harrigan, Wunderlich Securities; Jeffrey Logsdon, JBL Advisors, discuss what's next for Viacom, following CEO Philippe Dauman's resignation.

  • What's next for Viacom?

    Jason Hirschhorn, former MTV executive, discusses what's next for Viacom, following CEO Philippe Dauman's resignation.

  • 12 years after Google IPO

    Twelve years ago today, Google went public. Youssef Squali, Cantor Fitzgerald, shares his bullish take on Alphabet.

  • Biggest problem with Viacom right now?

    James Dix, Wedbush Securities media analyst, shares his take on Viacom, following the news of the expected $72 million severance package for CEO Philippe Dauman.

  • Sumner Redstone

    An anonymous source said Viacom's board expects to meet tonight to discuss a settlement with Redstone.

  • Wireless companies bid for auctioned off airwaves

    Communications and wireless companies are bidding on airwaves that the government has reclaimed from television broadcasters. The bidding will ultimately award licenses for mobile broadband. Adonis Hoffman, Georgetown University professor, shares more on this process.

  • 'Adventure Capitalists' premieres Monday on CNBC

    Craig Cooper, host of CNBC's "Adventure Capitalists," discusses the show's premiere on Monday, and the nature of entrepreneurship.

  • LOS ANGELES— Hiring of minorities and women for stepping-stone TV directing jobs is lagging, according to a Directors Guild of America study. The study released Wednesday focuses on "first break" jobs the guild called critical in increasing diversity in the ranks of episodic TV directors. Year after year when we put out our TV director diversity report, the media...

  • The host of 'The McLaughlin Group' first went on air in 1982.

  • BUENOS AIRES, Aug 17- Shares of Grupo Clarin, Argentina's biggest media conglomerate, rose on Wednesday after saying it plans to spin off its Cablevision subsidiary as the group prepares for growth and greater competition in the local cable TV sector. The creation of Cablevision Holding SA, announced late on Tuesday, is subject to approval by Clarin...

  • BUENOS AIRES, Aug 17- Shares of Grupo Clarin, Argentina's biggest media conglomerate, rose on Wednesday after saying it plans to spin off its Cablevision subsidiary as the group prepares for growth and greater competition in the local cable TV sector. The creation of Cablevision Holding SA, announced late on Tuesday, is subject to approval by Clarin...