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Gavin Purcell Signs Overall Deal at Universal Television

Writer and producer Gavin Purcell has signed an overall deal at Universal Television for both scripted and unscripted programming. The deal marks a homecoming of sorts for Purcell, who previously worked as a producer and writer on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” helping the show win the Emmy in 2015 for social TV experience […]

Two Connecticut television stations being sold to former Gannett Co. broadcast division

Tribune Co.combind the operations of The Hartford Courant newspaper and television stations and WTIC-TV and WTXX-TV in Hartford. (AP Photo/Bob Child) Tribune Co.combind the operations of The Hartford Courant newspaper and television stations and WTIC-TV and WTXX-TV in Hartford. (AP Photo/Bob Child) Article source: https://www.nhregister.com/business/article/Two-Connecticut-television-staions-being-sold-to-13704198.php

Young Women in New York: Audition This Saturday for a Free Entertainment Boot Camp

The Women In Entertainment Empowerment Network  (WEEN) Summer Academy is holding auditions for women ages 18-26, in New York City, on Saturday, March 23. From the event’s site: The WEEN Academy is a FREE 4-week crash course in the entertainment business for young women 18 – 26 years of age. You must audition before a […]

Big Hit Entertainment Saw Strong 2018 Results After BTS’ ‘Record-Breaking Path’

The South Korean entertainment company behind BTS enjoyed major gains in 2018, thanks in part to their world-famous boy band. On Tuesday (March 19), Big Hit Entertainment revealed that it had nearly doubled its operating profit in 2018 versus the prior year, to 64.1 billion Korean won ($56.72 million). Operating profit was up 97% percent from 2017. The company […]

Disney Closes On $71 Billion Acquisition Of Fox’s Entertainment Business

At the end of 2017, Disney announced that it would acquire large parts of 21st Century Fox. On Wednesday, shortly after midnight eastern time, the $71.3 billion deal finally was completed. Article source: https://www.npr.org/2019/03/20/705021420/disney-closes-on-71-billion-acquisition-of-foxs-entertainment-business

Disney-Fox Entertainment Merger Is Official In $71.3 Billion Deal

The exterior of Fox Studios is pictured Tuesday in Los Angeles. Disney’s $71.3 billion acquisition of Fox’s entertainment assets closed around 12 a.m. ET on Wednesday. Chris Pizzello/AP hide caption toggle caption Chris Pizzello/AP The exterior of Fox Studios is pictured Tuesday in Los Angeles. Disney’s $71.3 billion acquisition of Fox’s entertainment assets closed around […]

Weekend movies: Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ looks like a huge, creepy hit

This weekend sees the release of Jordan Peele’s seeming-hit-in-the-making “Us.” Given the crazy-good reception the film received at its SXSW world premiere, coupled that the film is Jordan’s follow-up to the Oscar-winning “Get Out,” major studios are reading the tea leaves and choosing — mostly — to, um, get out — of Jordan’s way. While […]

Alamo Drafthouse theaters will launch an unlimited movies plan this year

Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is planning to launch what it calls the Alamo Season Pass, a MoviePass-style subscription service, nationwide by the end of this year. The company is already beta testing the program in a small selection of its theaters. “It’s working for us, and we love it,” CEO Tim League told Business Insider. “It’s […]

Disney-Fox’s Combined Movie Calendar Is a Box Office Death Star

The House that Walt Built is doubling its film slate with the acquisition of 20th Century Fox film, Fox 2000 and Fox Searchlight. Just like that, Disney’s movie studio has doubled its calendar for 2019. In closing its historic $71.3 billion acquisition of a large swatch of 21st Century Fox, the House that Walt built has […]

A New ‘Bill & Ted’ Movie Is Totally Happening

Truly excellent news has arrived: A third Bill Ted movie is finally happening! Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter, who played the titular characters in Bill Ted’s Excellent Adventure and its supremely excellent sequel Bill Ted’s Bogus Journey, made the announcement in a video today. The threequel, entitled Bill Ted Face the Music, will start production […]