WarnerMedia on Monday said it appointed Ann Sarnoff as the chief executive officer of Warner Bros, the first woman to run one of Hollywood's most powerful studios in its 96-year history.
Comcast Corp will more than double its investment in European original programming and start an in-house studio at its European unit Sky after Sky's success with the mini-series "Chernobyl," the company said on Wednesday.
CBS Corp sees advertising prices rising for its slate of TV shows in the upcoming fall programming season, executives said, as the TV broadcaster and media company on Thursday reported first-quarter revenue falling short of analysts' estimates from weaker content licensing and distribution sales.
Comcast Corp reported first-quarter profit on Thursday that beat Wall Street estimates, boosted by additions of high-speed internet customers in a quarter that painted a mixed picture for the biggest U.S. cable provider.
April 25 Comcast Corp reported
first-quarter profit on Thursday that beat Wall Street
estimates, boosted by strong additions of high-speed internet
customers in a quarter that painted another mixed picture for
the biggest U.S. cable provider.
CBS Corp on Tuesday said it had suspended its search for a new chief executive and extended the role of its interim CEO Joseph Ianniello until the end of the year, renewing speculation the U.S. media company will seek to merge with peer Viacom Inc.
NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES "The Wire" creator David Simon, seven other writers, and the Writers Guild of America sued the four major Hollywood talent agencies on Wednesday for getting paid in such a way that the agencies' financial interests prevail over those of their clients.
NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES, April 17 A long-simmering
dispute between The Writers Guild of America (WGA) and the
Association of Talent Agents (ATA) came to a head on Wednesday,
with the WGA saying it had filed a lawsuit against the four
major U.S. talent agencies.