By DAVID BAUDER, AP Media Writer NEW YORK (AP) – This summer has been a breakthrough for streaming, with the time viewers spent watching services like Netflix and Hulu outpacing broadcast and cable television networks in July for the first month ever. Viewers spent 35%… Read More »For 1st Month Ever, Streamers Rule Broadcast, Cable Networks
By RALPH D. RUSSO, AP College Football Writer The Big Ten’s new $ 7 billion media rights deal will string the conference’s top football games across three major networks each week, creating an NFL-style television schedule on Saturdays. The Big Ten announced Thursday it has… Read More »Big Ten Lands $ 7 Billion, NFL-Style TV Contracts
BEIRUT (AP) – The stabbing of author Salman Rushdie has laid bare divisions in Lebanon’s Shiite Muslim community, pitting a few denouncing the violence against fervent followers of the Iran-backed Shiite militant Hezbollah group who have praised the attack. One Rushdie defender received death threats.… Read More »Attack on Rushdie shows divisions among Lebanese Shiites | Entertainment News
By BASSEM MROUE, Associated Press BEIRUT (AP) – The stabbing of author Salman Rushdie has laid bare divisions in Lebanon’s Shiite Muslim community, pitting a few denouncing the violence against fervent followers of the Iran-backed Shiite militant Hezbollah group who have praised the attack. One… Read More »Attack on Rushdie Shows Divisions Among Lebanese Shiites
Text size Disney has set itself the goal of boosting the Disney + subscriber base to between 230 million and 260 million accounts by the end of its fiscal 2024. Dreamstime Walt Disney stock jumped after the media and entertainment giant reported better-than-expected earnings and… Read More »Disney Stock Rallies on Strong Earnings and Disney + Price Hike
Text size Disney has set itself the goal of boosting the Disney + subscriber base to between 230 million and 260 million accounts by the end of its fiscal 2024. Dreamstime Walt Disney shares jumped late Wednesday after the media and entertainment giant reported better-than-expected… Read More »Disney Earnings Beat Estimates. The Stock Is Rising.
Marketers are increasingly experimenting with reaching consumers using YouTube Shorts, one of the few rivals to TikTok’s short-video sharing platform. Shorts is YouTube’s answer to Bytedance Ltd.’s TikTok, presented like TikTok as a feed of short-form, vertically oriented videos. The videos can last up to… Read More »Marketers Test YouTube Shorts, One More Rival to TikTok
Text size Investors will receive a preferred share for each share of common stock they own. Jeenah Moon / Bloomberg AMC Entertainment is finally giving the “apes” what they want. The movie-theater company paired its second-quarter earnings report with news that it’s giving shareholders a… Read More »AMC Entertainment Plans ‘APE’ Preferred Stock Dividend. Shares Slide After Earnings.
John Leguizamo NGL David Chitel NGL Over the years, we have been reporting that today’s Hispanic consumers are looking more than ever to connect with their heritage, seeking authentic Hispanic cultural stories. This creates a significant opportunity where creators and producers partner with brands to… Read More »NGL and mitú, Unite To Create A New Hispanic Media and Entertainment Powerhouse
By DAVID BAUDER, AP Media Writer NEW YORK (AP) – ABC’s “The View” has named two Republicans – Alyssa Farah Griffin and Ana Navarro – as regular panelists on the daytime talk show, and neither are fans of former President Donald Trump. Farah Griffin fills… Read More »Alyssa Farah Griffin, Ana Navarro Join ‘The View’ as Cohosts