Food Network and Travel Channel parent Scripps Networks Interactive saw profits jump last quarter, in part on favorable tax adjustments, as ad sales rose 5% and affiliate fees grew 18%.
Scripps Networks Kenneth Lowe
Double bill "The Laramie Cycle," a John Turturro-toplined production of "The Master Builder" and productions from Peter Brook and the Royal Shakespeare Company are among the legit offerings on tap…
SINGAPORE -- The Disney India topper has tubthumped the country, saying it offers a unique opportunity for growth as there are few rules stopping foreign ownership of entertainment assets.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Legislation to extend California's tax credit production incentive program for two years has cleared the State Senate on 32-3 vote in a strong show of support as it heads for the Assembly.
Telepics and minis once again forced to compete against one another for six slots
Scripps Networks Interactive, parent of Food Network, HGTV and The Travel Channel, said strong advertising and affiliate revenue boosted profit last quarter despite hefty programming costs.
Participant Media has hired Strike Entertainment's Gabrielle Neimand as VP of production, bolstering its ranks as part of the banner's plan to bring four to six narrative films to the screen per year.
LONDON -- Scripps Networks Interactive has bought U.K.-based Travel Channel Intl. for £65 million ($103 million).
U.S. TV channels operator Scripps Network Interactive has agreed to buy a 50% stake in U.K. pay TV company UKTV.
A wise and impeccably controlled drama that finds Russian helmer Andrei Zvyagintsev in outstanding form.