The role Maker Studios will play inside the Walt Disney Co. is getting a little clearer months after the network of online channels was acquired for $500 million. Disney describes Maker as “mostly a…
Universal Studios Japan, a theme park operator in Osaka, has received a $250 million financial injection from Hong Kong private equity firm PAG.
Hulu at some point expects to introduce a subscription video plan without any advertising — and compete more aggressively with Netflix. But today, the Internet TV service doesn't want to leave money…
Get ready to spend more for DirecTV service: The biggest satcaster in the U.S. will be forced to hike prices again next year as programming costs continue to climb, according to president and CEO…
Aereo, the digital subscription service facing a legal challenge from broadcasters, on Tuesday announced that it was expanding into Columbus, Cincinnati, Indianapolis and San Antonio. Broadcasters…
Marking its largest deal to date, entertainment finance firm Content Partners has acquired Goldman Sachs' 50% stake in CBS' blockbuster franchise "CSI." CBS owns the other half of the three skeins…
Private equity firm Forstmann Little & Co. is preparing to put its powerhouse sports agency IMG Worldwide up for sale next year. Observers say the sports event management and marketing giant could…
The "CSI" auction is under way.
Goldman Sachs has put its 50% stake in the lucrative "CSI" franchise on the block, and the investment bank is seeking at least $500 million, industry sources say.
"Inglourious Basterds" may be headed back to the Weinstein Co.
Having just made a final $40 million payment to settle its years-old credit lifeline with Goldman Sachs, The Weinstein Company is now mulling a new production fund, reviewing pitches from banks and…