| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Universal Pictures chairman Adam Fogelson has been forced out of his post amid a major management shakeup that puts NBCUniversal Intl. president Jeff Shell in charge of worldwide operations for the studio's motion picture group. His newly created title is...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Comcast Corp. has increased the salary of NBCUniversal Chief Executive Steve Burke and extended his tenure through August 2018.
The Philadelphia-based cable TV giant on Friday said it has extended Burke's employment contract for five years and provided...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:33 AM
Several weeks ago, an editor asked how to beat the long line at Universal Studios' new Transformers ride. The answer was easy enough: Wait for September.
Well, ta-da, it's September, the month of breathing room. Since Labor Day, there have been...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 4:12 PM
Universal Orlando is likely to add thousands more hotel rooms in coming years as Central Florida's No. 2 theme-park resort continues an aggressive expansion, a top executive said Wednesday.
"We've done a study that says we could have 10,000 or 15,000...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 12:30 PM
It may be summer, but it's never too early for Halloween for Universal Studios' theme parks.
AMC's "The Walking Dead" will serve as the overall theme of Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort's annual Halloween Horror Nights' event...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Republican U.S. Sens. Marco Rubio of Florida, Ted Cruz of Texas and Ron Johnson of Wisconsin are among headline speakers announced for the upcoming "Defending the American Dream Summit" conference the conservative action group Americans for Prosperity...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Warner Bros. is hoping "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling has another magic trick up her sleeve.
More than two years after the last film in the eight-picture franchise about the boy wizard hit theaters, the studio announced it would release a series...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Even though Igor Pavlovic and his wife consider themselves experienced consumers, they say that nothing could have prepared them for the sophisticated and aggressive sales pitch for a Wyndham time share that they recently endured in San Antonio, Texas....
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:54 AM
You've survived the "walkers," dodged the Deadites and outrun the American Werewolf.
It's Miller Time. Or martini time. Or happy hour. Whatever calms your nerves the quickest.
With Halloween Horror Nights in full swing at Universal Studios Orlando,...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Marvel fans already are calling the company's upcoming touring show "Marvel Universe Live!" "Cirque du Marvel."
And that's not necessarily a bad thing.
Marvel used New York Comic Con to unveil the first look at its ambitious new traveling show that...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 10:30 AM
It was only two years ago that 20th Century Fox started taking consumer products a little more seriously, tapping Jeffrey Godsick to expand the way the company exploits its films and TV shows through theme park rides, live events, T-shirts, toys and other...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:49 AM
Universal Orlando’s parent company said Wednesday it will pour hundreds of millions of added dollars more into new attractions in Florida and California this year, accelerating an already aggressive construction plans in program schedule at its U.S....