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VarietyCEO Jeffrey Katzenberg is officially top dog at DreamWorks Animation with 61% of voting control after his former DreamWorks partner David Geffen relinquished all super-voting stock. The company said in an SEC filing Tuesday that Geffen has converted 3...
The membership roll in Malibu's unofficial Billionaire's Beach club is shrinking. Former Yahoo Inc. Chief Executive Terry Semel and his wife, Jane, have sold their spot to Oracle Corp. CEO Larry Ellison, who already has eight other houses along Carbon...
Rise of e-book trade causing a lit snit: The venerable book business is experiencing a moment of turmoil, as evidenced by two events last week.VarietyThe venerable book business is experiencing a moment of turmoil, as evidenced by two events last week. A glitzy party on Wednesday triggered the most extravagant book launch of the year (if not the decade). It is being funded by a neophyte publisher...
Tags: Kevin Reynolds, Regis Philbin, Book, Amazon.com Inc., MGM Inc.
Liz Smith"Whatever you have read I have said is almost certainly untrue, except if it is funny in which case I definitely said it." -- Tallulah Bankhead. Speaking of old-time stars who really twinkled reminds me of something I read in The New York Times last...
VarietyFrom veteran documaker Barbara Kopple to two-time Oscar nominee Lucy Walker to first-person doc aficionado Nina Davenport, TIFF has a long history of spotlighting female nonfiction helmers. But this year, the fest ratchets its femme focus up a notch:...
VarietyAuds flocked to the PBS documentary on Johnny Carson in May, with final Nielsen tallies making it the most popular "American Masters" production to date. "Johnny Carson: King of Late Night" averaged 6.3 million viewers including repeat broadcasts and...
VarietyNews Corp. has made a $20 million gift to The Motion Picture & Television Fund's campaign goal of $350 million -- one of the largest recent donations to fund. The announcement was made Wednesday, six weeks after Barry Diller and his family made a $30...
VarietyAnne and Kirk Douglas given $20 million to the Motion Picture and Television Fund's campaign goal of $350 million in one of the largest recent donations to the fund. The contribution was announced Monday, a dozen days after Rupert Murdoch made a $20...
VarietyWrapping the biggest music publishing deal in history, an investor consortium led by Sony/ATV Music announced Friday that it had closed the $2.2 billion purchase of EMI Music Publishing. Hours earlier, the Federal Trade Commission approved the...
If you're a particular kind of writer, the kind with a taste for "social observation" and a belief in the divine partnership of unbridled humor and unapologetic honesty, Nora Ephron, who died Tuesday, almost certainly fell into the category of Central...
The Hartford CourantSo I'm looking at a painting called "The Scream," which just sold for $119.9 million, when it occurs to me: I could have done that. I mean, all we're talking about here is a central figure with a head shaped like a light bulb. How hard would that be to...
Tags: Carly Simon, Arts
Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne have sold their oceanfront house in Malibu for $7.925 million. Their 2.5-acre estate in Hidden Hills remains on the market at $12.999 million. The three-story beach house features a walled garden, five bedrooms, five bathrooms...
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