Lionsgate’s upcoming “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” is projected to gross $950 million in worldwide box office, according to a new Wall Street analyst’s report. Alan Gould of Evercore predicted…
Despicable Me $500 Million
With just three weeks until summer moviegoing peters out after Labor Day weekend, observers already are calling summer 2013 the best ever at the domestic box office. But studios racked up plenty of…
Brit alt-rock artist Thom Yorke of Radiohead has pulled his solo album and side-project Atoms for Peace from Spotify, and took to Twitter to blast the streaming music service’s terms as exploiting…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Fox's estrogen-infused buddy comedy "The Heat," which estimated a strong $40 million opening, easily won the arm-wrestling match with Sony's bro actioner "White House Down" as it sputtered with a…
Universal has extended its contract with Stephanie Sperber re-upping the executive’s deal to remain as president of Universal Partnerships & Licensing through 2016. New deal comes a year and a half…
Continuing to break records for Universal Pictures, "Fast & Furious 6" has crossed the $500 million marker at the worldwide box office, which is the fastest for any film in the studio's history.
Seth Byers has joined Universal Pictures marketing team as exec VP of creative strategy and research. Byers will work closely with U marketing prexy Josh Goldstine and co-president of marketing…
Faithful fans and passersby alike should be more than pleased by this superior piece of classical action craftsmanship.
NBCUniversal has been given the greenlight to move forward with plans to build a Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park at Universal Studios Hollywood. Company will spend nearly $500 million to…
Wall Street has continued to show bullishness toward Lionsgate as the stock hit another all-time high on optimism over its young-adult film franchises.
Al Jazeera aims to change U.S. minds NOV. 1, 1996: Al Jazeera debuts, airing six hours a day out of Doha, Qatar. The station is born after the Emir of Qatar, Sheik Hamad bin Khalifa al- Thani…