Sharp to review TV licensing deals to boost global presence

Japanese electronics maker Sharp Corp said Tuesday it will review its TV brand licensing deals overseas in an effort to boost its global presence under the aegis of Taiwan's Foxconn. "We have decided to review our current brand licensing busines.....»»

Category: reviewsSource: yahooJan 12th, 2017

Discovery CEO on "Studying" Comcast-Time Warner Cable Deal, Targeting Middle America

David Zaslav suggests delays in the deal review, discusses the company's upfront ad market outlook, its approach to future digital licensing deals and how it expects to grow its carriage revenue in Europe.read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterMay 28th, 2014

China state broadcaster rebrands in international push

BEIJING (AP) — State broadcaster Central China Television has rebranded its international networks and digital presence under the name China Global Television Network as part of a push to consolidate its worldwide reach......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 1st, 2017

Review: Pink Martini"s new album is entertaining global trip

Pink Martini, "Je dis oui!" (Heinz Records).....»»

Category: reviewsSource: yahooDec 13th, 2016

AFM: Wesley Snipes Sci-Fi "The Recall" Scores Global Deals (Exclusive)

The alien invasion thriller, which Vantage Media International is offering at AFM, also stars R.J. Mitte......»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooNov 7th, 2016

Toronto Film Review: ‘Little Wing’

Selma Vilhunen's debut feature deals sensitively and intelligently with difficult real-life issues such as bullying, poverty, mental illness and dysfunctional families, making it a natural for festival programmers and Euro broadcasters......»»

Category: topSource: varietySep 29th, 2016

Lionsgate"s TV Slate, Including "Mad Men" and "The Royals," Headed to Vimeo

The exclusive licensing pact has the studio doing business with Barry Diller to help make Vimeo's global TV store the next new Netflix.read more.....»»

Category: tvSource: hollywoodreporterJan 10th, 2017

Pandora signs label deals in latest streaming move

Pandora, the leading internet radio station that has been looking to dent the rise of Spotify, announced Tuesday that it had struck licensing deals with major record labels. Pandora said it had reached arrangements with Universal and Sony Music, two of th.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 10th, 2017

‘Hands Of Stone’ Review: Roberto Duran Boxing Biopic Takes Too Many Swings

Robert De Niro’s presence in the new Roberto Duran boxing bio Hands Of Stone only served to remind me how inferior this picture is to many other films revolving around the sport including Martin Scorsese’s 1980 classic Raging Bull, which w.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineAug 27th, 2016

Swimming - Speedo, Ralph Lauren drop Lochte after Rio scandal

- Embattled star Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte lost two major endorsement deals following his false claim he had been robbed at gunpoint in Rio, with Speedo and Ralph Lauren pulling the plug. Both the global swimwear brand and the US fashion label said they.....»»

Category: fashionSource: yahooJan 11th, 2017

Opening Ceremony of the Rio Olympics: TV Review

Director Fernando Mereilles and his team delivered a sobering call to address global warming and deforestation cloaked in a stirring multicultural celebration of tolerance.read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterAug 6th, 2016

China"s Buying Spree Takes Novel Turn in IM Global Deals

"It's a powerhouse partnership," says one attorney of Tang Media Partners' majority ownership of the foreign sales and film finance company, which will include joint ventures with Chinese media giant Tencent......»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooJun 9th, 2016

AMC"s Carmike Deal: Justice Department Review Could Impact Licensing of Blockbuster Movies

AMC chief Adam Aron tells CNBC that he'd be open to new rules on exclusivity pacts with studios.read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterJan 16th, 2017

Twenty-First Century Fox shares could get rare Oscars season boost

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Shares of 21st Century Fox could be set for a rare Oscar rally if the global media conglomerate takes home gold at this Sunday's Academy Awards ceremony......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 28th, 2016

Review: "Zoolander 2" tries a little too hard to up the ante

In case you don't follow the global fashion calendar, Fashion Week has just begun in New York, bringing with it a few nice clothes plus the usual over-the-top weirdness — bizarrely themed runway shows and front-row fashionistas teetering on stilt-l.....»»

Category: reviewsSource: yahooFeb 16th, 2016

Hollywood studios, Sky spar with EU antitrust regulators

BRUSSELS - NBCUniversal, Disney and four other U.S. studios together with Sky UK on Monday rebuffed European Union charges of anti-competitive movie-licensing deals in a crucial hearing ahead of a decision later this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 18th, 2016

Sky, U.S. studios to fight antitrust charges at January hearing: sources

(Reuters) - Sky UK, NBCUniversal and five other U.S. studios will try to convince EU antitrust regulators at a hearing next month that their movie-licensing deals are not anti-competitive, three people familiar with the matter said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 20th, 2015

AFM: With Major Deals, China Doubles Down on Hollywood

Two Chinese investments (including one for $1.6 billion) reveal a renewed effort to be a much bigger player at the global box office......»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooNov 9th, 2015

"On Your Feet!": Theater Review

This high-energy bio-musical charts the road of Gloria and Emilio Estefan to global success and then through misfortune to a triumphant return.read more.....»»

Category: musicSource: hollywoodreporterNov 7th, 2015

Review: Ashley Monroe"s "The Blade" is sharp

Ashley Monroe, "The Blade" (Warner Bros. Nashville).....»»

Category: reviewsSource: yahooJul 24th, 2015

Hot Pursuit an all-star shocker

REVIEW: Despite the presence of star duo Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara, Hot Pursuit is frozen in a chilling alternate universe of unfunniness......»»

Category: moviesSource: news.auJun 21st, 2015