Discovery Communications is mulling a bid for Scripps Networks Interactive, parent company of Food Network, HGTV, Travel Channel and other lifestyle-oriented cablers. A source with knowledge of the…
he Food Network is being joined by 28 other cable networks to raise awareness of childhood hunger in the U.S. during September.
Scripps Networks Interactive second second-quarter net income rose about 12.2% as ad sales and affiliate fees boosted performance for the owner of HGTV, Travel Channel and The Food Network. Second…
Liberty Global's Chellomedia content group is weighing bids from prospective buyers including Scripps Networks Interactive, Time Warner Inc.'s Turner Broadcasting System and Discovery Communications…
Liberty Global's Chellomedia international cable channels have attracted a healthy number of suitors since the unit was put on the block in May. Liberty Global chief Mike Fries would not put a…
Turner Broadcasting has appointed Rob Sorcher exec vice prez and chief content officer of Cartoon network, and Mike Lazzo exec veep and creative director of Adult Swim. Pair will report to Stuart…
Relativity Television, formerly known as RelativityREAL, has honed in on one high volume genre of the unscripted biz with a new unit dedicated to lifestyle programming. The new unit, dubbed…
The Food Network has stuck a fork in Paula Deen. The cable channel dropped the controversial celebrity chef from its programming lineup Friday in the wake of a deposition that recently surfaced in…
Scripps Networks Interactive said first-quarter net income dipped 6.2% as the costs of investing in and marketing programming offset increases in advertising and affiliate revenue.
Following is some field reporting from the couch-potato fryer. Like the presentations themselves, we start off serious and get progressively sillier.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Frozen2Daily: $1.7M Cumulative: $140.5M Disney -30.18%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $437,117 Cumulative: $6.8M Relativity Media -25.73%