Yahoo will pay about $1.1 billion, mostly in cash, to buy blogging website Tumblr, the companies announced Monday. Tumblr will be independently operated as a separate business, led by Tumblr CEO…
Yahoo is moving ahead with the acquisition of blogging service Tumblr, according to published reports Sunday. The online giant will pony up $1.1 billion in cash, signaling the boldest move yet from…
If the underlying plot has exhibited endurance and then some, it's difficult to see how this serialized attempt will be able to replicate such longevity, despite the inevitable fun that can be had…
David A. Braun, one of the most powerful lawyers in the music industry during its heyday, representing talent such as Neil Diamond, Bob Dylan, George Harrison and Michael Jackson during the 1960s…
With "Argo," Affleck has demonstrated that his first two features, also excellent, were no flukes -- the guy is a fantastic film director.
Yahoo surprised Silicon Valley and showbiz on Monday by naming Google exec Marissa Mayer as its new prexy-CEO.
Director Michael Mayer ("Spring Awakening," "American Idiot") has taken it upon himself, with the help of playwright Peter Parnell, to reconceive Alan Jay Lerner and Burton Lane's 1965 musical "On a…
David Mayer, an exec and attorney in the entertainment biz for over 30 years, died Oct. 27 in Los Angeles He was 58.
David Permut is getting into gear for a biopic of maverick auto exec John Z. DeLorean, with Steve Lee Jones also producing through his Bee Holder Prods.
Vivian Mayer-Siskind has been named senior veep of worldwide publicity at Summit Entertainment.
I just found out there's no such thing as the real world," John Mayer sang in "No Such Thing," the opening song of his sold-out Hollywood Bowl debut; over the next two hours, try as he might to prove…