Despite Sony Corp.'s rejection of his proposal to spin off as much as 20% of the conglom's entertainment assets, Third Point Capital CEO Daniel Loeb said he was actually “pleased with the outcome” of…
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Levitt's credits include the Billboard Music Awards, TV Land Awards and Producers Guild Awards.
In a potential signal that advertisers may be placing additional funds at cable networks in the coming TV season, Time Warner's Turner unit expects ad-dollar commitments at its TBS, TNT, TruTV and…
Univision News and Penske Media Corp., parent company of Variety, have pacted to create a co-branded multiplatform entertainment segment for the Spanish-language network's "Primer Impacto"…
The news that Sony is at least considering Third Point founder and CEO Daniel Loeb's proposal to partially spin off the company's entertainment assets seems to have unleashed a bevy of what-ifs.
Roku, the Internet set-top box company, secured an additional $60 million in funding, led by Fidelity Investments, with participation from Hearst and previous investors including British Sky…
As the broadcast networks make their glitzy upfront presentations to advertisers this week, another media entity has already started writing some upfront business. Viacom, the owner of cablers…
Variety has promoted Steven Gaydos to VP and executive editor, giving him expanded duties overseeing all editorial for features, events, creative partnerships, custom publishing and other special…
Consciously evoking the structure and iconography of MGM's classic "The Wizard of Oz" without attempting to rival its impact, Disney's "Oz the Great and Powerful" can be enjoyed, up to a point, on…
Veteran business journalist Brian Steinberg has joined Variety as senior TV editor.