Bobby Paunescu and Jared Underwood's Solar Entertainment Group has allied with Romanian entrepreneur Dragos Savulescu to launch Solar Studios in Bucharest. The partnership, announced in Cannes…
After acquiring “Duck Dynasty” shingle Gurney Prods. in December, ITV has added another reality production company to its portfolio with the acquisition of High Noon Entertainment. High Noon, founded…
Gary Auerbach has been tapped as exec veep of development and programming for Wilshire Studios, formerly known as Comcast Entertainment Studios. He will report to Steve Dolcemaschio, prexy of the…
With Hasbro increasing exposure for its toys through films, TV and online shorts, the company is putting oversight of its various entertainment divisions under Hasbro Studios president Stephen Davis.
Variety has been compiling the Facts on Pacts stats for more than a decade, based on info supplied by the six major studios. The tally now stands at 151, which again is good news and bad news: It's…
The economics of Hollywood's TV studios have been strengthened so much by new windows that even Apple won't be able to disrupt their business, according to a new research report.
As tentpoles take over the Hollywood development slate, a host of moneymen --from private equity players to high net worth individuals -- has taken up the slack, financing and developing pics to fill…
Philip Matthys, senior vice president of business affairs, NBC Universal Cable Entertainment and Cable Studios
Matthys oversees the team of business affairs execs who handle all talent and producer deals, licensing deals, development and series pick-ups as well as new business deals for Universal Cable…