The FCC’s webpage went dark on Tuesday, film permitting by the National Park Service was on hold and hearings on Capitol Hill were either postponed or cancelled on the first day of the government…
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The FCC has initiated the process for revising how it calculates whether a media company exceeds a cap on station ownership, a move that some congloms say will slow what has been a marketplace buying…
The never-ending debate over media consolidation this week will focus on an esoteric rule that involving how the FCC calculates whether groups like Sinclair, Univision and Fox meet or exceed caps on…
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Tribune Co., doubling down on the broadcast television biz, announced an agreement to acquire Local TV Holdings’s 19 TV stations in 16 key markets for $2.725 billion in cash — a deal that would make…
Village Roadshow Entertainment Group Asia has become an investor and partner in Hong Kong-based Irresistible Films L.P. Terms of the deal, announced Tuesday at Cannes, were not disclosed. Greg…
Step aside, Apple: This Silicon Valley chip-maker is ready to invade the cable biz this year. But is the plan inspired or insane?
The Big Four networks triggered an avalanche of 22 pilot orders on Tuesday evening, signaling an early start to the marathon casting process that will determine the fate of many projects.
"The future is purchased by the present," Samuel Johnson wrote in 1751, when he was a struggling writer working on the dictionary that would make him a literary legend.
CSS Studios, the holding company for a small empire of sound facilities including Todd-AO and Soundelux, has been sold by Discovery Communications to a Florida-based investment company, Empire…
BEIJING -- James Cameron's Cameron Pace Group has set up a joint venture in the northern Chinese city of Tianjin to develop 3D film equipment and provide training for making movies, the official…
SYDNEY -- David Leckie, the veteran topper of Australia's Seven West Media, which owns the Seven Network, has stepped down after 10 years and will segue to executive director of media for the group.