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…
The station marketplace is morphing into mega groups as owners seek economies of scale.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$5.8M Cumulative:$281.2M Disney -16.98%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$166.3M Paramount Pictures -21.00%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$32.3M Warner Brothers / New Line -25.19%
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…
Sinclair Broadcast Group is adding some large-market heft to its station holdings with a $373.3 million deal to acquire Seattle-based Fisher Communications.
The battlefield gets bloodier by the week as Sinclair Broadcast Group may yank its stations off satcaster Dish Network tonight in 45 U.S. cities in another scuffle over retransmission fees.
Saoirse Ronan is in final talks to star in Disney's "Order of Seven," a project that was originally developed as a Kung Fu retelling of "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs."
Sinclair Broadcast Group said net profit slipped by $10 million to $23 million last quarter on tough political ad spending comps from the year ago, offset in part by a jump in auto advertising.
There was smoke but no New Year's Day fire from two TV carriage fights that went down to the wire this weekend.
Sinclair Broadcast Group has cut a new affiliation deal with ABC that reflects the changing economics of the broadcasting biz and the drive for greater retransmission consent coin.