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The new series will be based on new material taking place before J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Fellowship of the Ring."
Nov 13- Amazon.com Inc on Monday said it bought the global television rights to' The Lord of the Rings' for a series to premiere on its streaming service Prime Video. The move underscores a shift by Amazon to produce shows with broader appeal than in the past, to encourage more people to sign up for its shopping and streaming club Prime. Amazon said the series will...
John Ford, former Discovery Channel president, and Andrew Wallenstein, co-editor-in-chief at Variety, discuss Disney's plans for its own streaming service to be priced to undercut Netflix.
HBO responded to Louis CK sexual harassment claims by dropping him from its upcoming Night of Too Many Stars concert and pulling his past projects from its On Demand services.
The U.S. satellite and internet TV provider said it wrote off monthly fees from around 145,000 subscribers in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands cut off by damage to infrastructure from the hurricane. The lost subscriptions, which the company said should return as the islands get back on their feet, reduced third-quarter profit at the U.S. satellite TV...
Christopher Plummer will be brought in to reshoot the role of J. Paul Getty for the film, USA Today reports.
The explosion in ways to watch TV and use mobile phones makes the Time Warner-AT&T merger possible, says Rick Munarriz, senior analyst tech and media at the Motley Fool.
Talk show host Jimmy Kimmel kicked off a series of promotions with Kmart Tuesday night, USA Today reports.
The "Squawk on the Street" crew weighs in on talks between Disney and 21st Century and what it indicates about changes ahead in media.
Michael Nathanson, MoffettNathanson co-founder and senior analyst, says it is better for Fox to be a seller at this point. I think it makes sense if you're the Murdoch family to go private, who needs the spotlight, says Nathanson.
CNBC's David Faber reports on talks between Disney and 21st Century Fox amid a rapidly changing media landscape.
Michael Wolff, The Hollywood Reporter, and Brett Harriss, Gabelli & Company, provide insight to talks of 21st Century Fox selling assets to Disney and how that could reshape the media landscape. This is a company exploring its options, says Wolff.
Keach Hagey, Wall Street Journal media reporter discusses how Disney's acquisition of 21st Century Fox would impact both companies and the media sector.
Laura Martin, Needham analyst, discusses the potential deal between Disney and 21st Century Fox after CNBC’s David Faber reported that the two media companies held talks to buy most of 21st Century Fox.
ANNAPOLIS, Md.— Maryland's attorney general opposes the proposed merger between Sinclair Broadcasting Group and rival TV station operator Tribune Media. Attorney General Brian E. Frosh filed comments Friday with the Federal Communications Commission, arguing that the merger would lead to fewer options for consumers and higher prices.
ATLANTA _ Gray Television Inc. on Monday reported third-quarter net income of $15.3 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 21 cents per share. For the current quarter ending in December, Gray Television said it expects revenue in the...
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports Target is launching a new line of products in conjunction with HGTV stars Joanna and Chip Gaines.
Netflix previously announced the upcoming sixth season would be the final season.
Anna Todd turned her One Direction-inspired fan fiction into massive book and movie deals.
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai on Wednesday disclosed his plans to ask the media and communications regulator on Nov. 16 to eliminate the 42- year-old ban on cross-ownership of a newspaper and TV station in a major market. The move, along with other expected FCC media rule changes, could usher in a new era of media consolidation that could help struggling newspapers and TV...