Comedian George Lopez has inked an overall film and TV deal with Pantelion Films and South Shore, the film and TV venture between Lionsgate and Mexican media corporation Televisa. In mid-October…
Dish Network and the Walt Disney Co. said they reached a short-term extension on their deal, which was set to expire Sept. 30 — averting a blackout of the Mouse House’s cable and broadcast networks…
MADRID, Spain — In the run up to the Mipcom TV market, Munich-based distrib Global Screen has inked its first presales on blockbuster disaster movie “Heroes. The $19 million show was picked up by…
Get ready to spend more for DirecTV service: The biggest satcaster in the U.S. will be forced to hike prices again next year as programming costs continue to climb, according to president and CEO…
With three Emmy statuettes now on its mantle, this should be a carefree time at Netflix. Were it only that simple. A Wall Street Journal story hit last Friday suggesting pay-TV providers intend to…
A deal announced Monday between Netflix and Virgin Media in the U.K. is the likeliest reason for the streaming service’s stock rocketing past $300 this morning to record highs. But what’s great news…
Netflix will be available on cable set-top boxes for the first time, thanks to a new deal between Netflix and Virgin Media in the U.K. Virgin subs who use TiVo-based set-top boxes will be able to…
As a garrulous and gregarious people from a small country that uses both the English language and the euro, the Irish have a natural talent for co-production.
For 32 days, more than 3 million Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks customers were collateral damage in the fight between TW Cable and CBS over fees and rights to programming. Now that the…
Netflix outbid CBS’s Showtime Networks for an output deal with The Weinstein Co. that makes the Internet-streaming provider the exclusive U.S. subscription television service for first-run films from…
While the ancestors for those channels, Speed and Fuel, had existing agreements with the distributors, terms had to be renegotiated given the higher profiles that FS1 and FS2 will have nationally.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Who Should Win the 2017 Oscars? How Variety’s Critics Would Vote
- Playback: Jordan Peele on ‘Get Out’ and Art’s Role Under a Trump Regime
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking