Core Media Group is moving into scripted series production through a venture with Noreen Halpern's Halfire Entertainment banner. Deal calls for Core, the Apollo Global-backed production and rights…
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Advancing its plan to expand aggressively in TV production, Core Media Group has acquired Gotham-based Sharp Entertainment.
The man who ran the company that owns "American Idol" is back to take another crack at the entertainment business.
Solomon and his team orchestrated a pair of headline-grabbing pacts that closed within the span of two months last spring.
Two years after he ankled "American Idol," Nigel Lythgoe -- who helped bring the reality sensation to U.S. shores -- is back as an exec producer.
"American Idol" creator Simon Fuller is going after the holding company that bought his 19 Entertainment banner in 2005.
Saban Capital Group will commit more than $500 million to launch a division dubbed Saban Brands, which plans to acquire entertainment, lifestyle, fashion, celebrity and consumer brands.
Simon Cowell and Sony Music Entertainment announced on Tuesday the creation of a joint venture to produce and distribute music, TV, film and digital content.
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