Dr. Dre and Ice Cube, at the center of the N.W.A. biopic “Straight Outta Compton,” say that they have no liability in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of a man struck and killed by a…
Comcast’s NBCUniversal said it will make a $200 million equity investment in social-driven media company BuzzFeed, as part of the Peacock’s efforts to reach younger, digital-native consumers. The…
Chinese stock markets crashed again on Tuesday. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dropped by 6.2%.
Huayi Brothers, China's largest private-sector film company, has sold $560 million of new shares to a quartet of institutional and corporate investors, including Alibaba and Tencent.
John Malone’s Liberty Interactive plans to acquire Zulily, an e-commerce company focused on clothing and lifestyle products, for $2.4 billion in cash and stock, hoping the site will give a sexier…
Roger H. Davis, a longtime executive at the William Morris Agency and a former leader of the Motion Picture Television Fund Corp., died Aug. 16 after a 10-year battle with cancer. He was 92. Davis…
Protests this week in Ferguson, Mo., marking the one-year anniversary of the death of Michael Brown continued calls for criminal justice reform, an issue that 2016 presidential candidates are under…
Rival Internet firms both to provide finance and content to Li Ruigang's Whaley Technology.
Voltage Pictures' landmark legal case largely undone by judge wary of aggressive tactics in pursuing illegal downloaders.
Alibaba chairman Jack Ma is reported to be the buyer of a luxury house in Hong Kong that sold this week for HK$1.5 billion (US$193 million).
Garth Ancier, the media executive who was accused last year of sexual abuse along with other Hollywood figures, is calling for legal reforms after getting swept up in a case he says was “fueled by…