| Mar 23, 2013
| 12:41 PM
The last weekend of March offered up a bunch of TV events, but you ain't seen nothing yet. April 2013 brings showers of season and series premieres, finales and films to add to the already launched new seasons of "Game of Thrones," Doctor Who" and others....
| Jun 6, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Pressing its bid to cut into Netflix’s market share, Redbox’s streaming video service will soon be available to Roku users.
Redbox Instant by Verizon -- a joint venture by Coinstar Inc.’s Redbox and Verizon Communications Inc. that...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 10:17 AM
The classic “The Wizard of Oz,” will be coming to theaters once again—but this time in 3D.
Warner Bros. is celebrating the movie’s 75th anniversary by rereleasing it in 3D for one week, starting Sept. 20, and only in IMAX...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 2:02 PM
When ESPN went on the air in 1979, there was no running water for the couple of dozen employees at the Bristol headquarters, and they used port-a-johns and worked long hours fueled only by vendor carts at the construction site.
The entire operation...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 4:17 PM
Nancy Dubuc is ramping up A&E Networks’ programming and original content divisions.
Recently promoted to chief executive, Dubuc is now making some personnel changes of her own at the company, parent of cable networks History, Lifetime and A&E....
| May 29, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Roku Inc., which makes devices to stream online content on television sets, said Wednesday it has received $60 million from investors including New York publishing giant Hearst Corp.
The Saratoga, Calif., company said the Series F round was led by a...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 7:08 PM
The last edition of the Los Angeles Herald-Examiner was published on Nov. 2, 1989, with the headline:
"So long, Los Angeles."
But 23 years later, one employee has not yet said goodbye. Chuck Lutz hasn't even left the building.
"They never told me...
| Jan 1, 2013
It's a time for new beginnings. So here are some resolutions I'd like to offer on behalf of some of our friends in the business world.
Cable and satellite companies should resolve to throw their lobbying clout behind urging lawmakers to forbid the...
| May 12, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Walt Disney Co.'s ABC is looking to become the first broadcast network to go live on the Internet on a full-time basis.
"Watch ABC" will debut this fall and allow viewers to watch the network from mobile devices and tablets when they are away from...
| May 12, 2013
| 6:30 PM
ABC will offer the first live stream of a broadcast network to smartphone and tablets via an app to be introduced at its upfront presentation Tuesday.
Known as Watch ABC, the app will launch in New York and Philadelphia this week before rolling across...
| May 13, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Two months after he was bounced out of Hearst Corp. amid a sexting scandal, Scott Sassa has surfaced in a new role as vice chairman of Robert Rodriguez's nascent cable channel.
With Sassa on board, Antoinette Alfonso Zel shifts from the role of CEO to...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Dick Van Dyke marries his makeup artist. Halle Berry's engagement ring from Olivier Martinez is one of a kind. And Los Angeles Fashion Week gets underway....