Universal Studios Japan, a theme park operator in Osaka, has received a $250 million financial injection from Hong Kong private equity firm PAG.
HONG KONG — Chinese investor Bruno Wu is planning to raise a new $500 million fund for media investments, targeting companies in China and other parts of Asia. According to The Wall Street Journal…
CBS Corp. has reached an agreement to sell its international outdoor advertising business to Platinum Equity for $225 million. Neither company has signed on the dotted line, but Platinum's offer for…
Visual effects and 3D conversion company Prime Focus World has secured some $53 million in additional equity investment and is not for sale, its CEO said Friday. Indiatimes.com had reported that…
European exhib Vue Entertainment has been sold by private equity firm Doughty Hanson to two Canadian investors for £935 million ($1.45 billion).
While the U.S. economy's slow recovery from the 2008 financial crisis is among factors that have increased investors' appetites, the inherent volatility of the entertainment business is still an IPO…
Negotiations are heating up for trophy asset AEG, but it may take splitting up the company to facilitate a sale. Just how potential buyers could afford a price tag estimated around $6 billion was…
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…
A surge of movie theater M&A launched by Wanda's dramatic buy of AMC and followed by deals at Carmike, Cinemark and Regal should continue, Wall Streeters and insiders predict, with digital costs…
As Haim Saban and Univision's private equity backers begin to mull taking the Spanish-lingo media giant public, they decided to make a change at the top and not renew the contract of CEO Joe Uva.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures