I'm standing onstage thinking about the unlikelihood of the band having another hit and I realize Daryl Hall found a way out. Via his TV show, "Live From Daryl's House."
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Today’s announcement of the shuttering of LucasArts Games and the layoffs that followed has had a ripple effect within Lucasfilm: Layoffs at Industrial Light & Magic. Lucasfilm has long had a…
Comcast chairman Brian Roberts and Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman were among chieftains across industries who begged politicians to avert the fiscal cliff, the prospects for which look increasingly grim…
Many companies have initiated or increased dividends since the 15% dividend tax rate became law in 2003.
News Corp. shares surged Tuesday on possible plans to split the company in two, creating a standalone publishing and entertainment arm.
When Apple announced last month it would begin paying a dividend, the investment world took notice. The $9.9 billion in annual cash to shareholders makes the company the second-largest dividend payer…
Given that the central character is British playwright-director Harley Granville Barker, the godfather of 20th century theater, you'd imagine "Farewell to the Theatre" would be merely a biodrama…
An entertaining if slightly dry account of the 2008 government bailout of the financial industry.
Many a recession has been followed by a jobless recovery, but those words have particular resonance in the media biz, where the loss of jobs continues to linger even as the economy starts to rebound.
Domestic box office hit a record $10.6 billion in 2009 according to the MPAA and is on track to soar even higher this year. Worldwide box office hit $29.9 billion in 2009, up 7.6% over 2008.
Viacom-backed Bollywood production house the Indian Film Co. is fighting off what looks like a hostile takeover bid from a fund management group.