In a deal that could herald a wave of consolidation in the online video biz, YouTube multichannel network company Maker Studios on Friday officially announced the acquisition of digital media firm…
Maker Studios, a major YouTube multichannel network, has signed an agreement to acquire online video company Blip but the deal is not officially done yet, according to sources close the deal. Maker…
Online-vid site Blip is bulking up on originals with a slate of at least 12 new short-form series this year, led by laffer starring comedy player Rob Huebel. Principato-Young, which reps Huebel, is…
A surge of movie theater M&A launched by Wanda's dramatic buy of AMC and followed by deals at Carmike, Cinemark and Regal should continue, Wall Streeters and insiders predict, with digital costs…
Sometimes a movie is just a movie -- except when it's a blockbuster in an election year.
Real estate giant Wanda gave a powerful indication of China's growing biz muscle with the $2.6 billion purchase of U.S. theater chain AMC Entertainment to become the world's biggest cinema owner.
In the nation's capital, Golf Channel can be found on channel 11 of the Comcast lineup; Tennis Channel is at 735.
Clear Channel announced plans Tuesday to acquire a minority stake in Ryan Seacrest Prods. as two private equity firms, Thomas H. Lee and Bain Capital, have committed up to $300 million to an effort…
Since stepping away from AOL Time Warner in 2002, Bob Pittman never really left the media but his appointment Monday to be a senior executive at Clear Channel is a return of sorts.
History shows that whenever the economy went through a recession or, for that matter, the Great Depression, showbiz came through remarkably resilient. The twists and turns of the nation's financial…
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%