Gannett Exceeds Earnings Amid Split of Publishing, Broadcast-Digital Units
For Gannett, this summer's announcement it would split its publishing and broadcast/digital businesses into two publicly-owned companies appears to have been a boon for business. On Monday, Gann...
Lionsgate, Tribeca Teaming on Subscription VOD Service
Liongate and Tribeca Enterprises are launching a subscription video-on-demand service during the first half of next year. Dubbed Tribeca Short List, the service will offer Lionsgate and Tribeca titles...
Hear Taylor Swift's New Song 'Welcome to New York' Written With Ryan Tedder
"I saw New York as a place of endless potential and possibilities, and you can hear that reflected in this music and in this song"read more
Scripps Inks Channels Deal with Liberty across Europe
LONDON — Scripps Networks has inked a multi-territory, multi-year distribution deal with international cable operator Liberty Global for Food Network, Travel Channel and Fine Living across Europ...
George Lucas Rips Hollywood Studios: They've ‘Always Been the Problem’
“Star Wars” creator George Lucas thinks the biggest problem in the movie business today is the corporations that are running it. “You're selling creativity. Raw creativity from t...
Lionsgate, Tribeca Enterprises to Launch Branded SVOD Platform
Tribeca Short List will launch in 2015read more
'Hawaii Five-0' 100th Episode to Feature Special Five for Fighting Song (Exclusive)
"All for One" closes out the Nov. 7 milestoneread more
‘Transformers,’ Marvel, ‘Star Wars’ Drive Hasbro 3rd Qtr Earnings
Hasbro reported a 7% jump in third quarter revenue, Monday, with sales of “Transformers,” Marvel and “Star Wars”-related toys boosting earnings. Overall, Hasbro generated $1.47...
Jordan Unveils Tax Incentives for Foreign Films
Projects that fulfill certain criteria will be exempt from VAT and customs and wages taxread more
Vice News to Expand Operations in Seven New Markets Around the Globe
A daily newscast launches in France today, with expansion to Germany, Italy, Spain, Australia, Brazil and Mexico plannedread more
Foursquare's First Brand Campaign Takes a Foodie Approach
For the next six weeks, New Yorkers and Chicagoans will see ads from Foursquare on their commutes as well as in their smartphone-based social media streams. The multimillion-dollar effort is the mob...
Netflix Teams With Canada's City and Shomi on Deadly Disease Drama ‘Between’
Netflix has partnered with Canadian television network, City, and streaming video service, shomi, on a new drama series, “Between,” created by writer/director Michael McGowan (“Still...
London Film Festival Draws Record Audience
The festival closed Sunday with the European premiere of Brad Pitt's 'Fury'read more
Netflix Pacts for Original Canadian Thriller Series ‘Between’
Netflix has cut a three-way deal for original survivalist thriller series “Between,” under which the streaming service will premiere it alongside its debut on Canadian TV and subscription ...
Oscars: French Director Surprised But Delighted to Represent China
Philippe Muyl's Sino-French co-production 'The Nightingale's' is gearing up for a wide opening in Chinaread more
BSkyB Will Own at Least 69 Percent of Sky Deutschland After Takeover
The British pay TV group is acquiring 21st Century Fox's stakes in the German giant and Sky Italiaread more
Live, From New York: Sprout’s Morning Show For Kids Wants Celebrities In Mix
Some talk shows lure guests with the promise of hyping a new project. Others deliver instant fame.  And then there’s one that hopes to hook visitors with the sounds of an anthropomorphic chicken wh...
Netflix Orders First Canadian Original Series (Exclusive)
'Between,' starring Jennette McCurdy, will launch in all Netflix territories and a year later on Netflix Canadaread more
March Madness Case Study Shows How to Get Viewers to Ignore That Second Screen
A March Madness case study by Time Warner MediaLab found that customized ads got viewers to "snap back" to the TV from distracting second-screen devices. Infographic: Carlos Monteiro
Second Royal Baby Due in April
Kate Middleton and Prince William share more details after last month's news of their second childread more