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  • 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' � A to Z

    Thirty years ago, Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird self-published a black-and-white comic book with the unusual name "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles." Only 3,000 copies were printed of the 40-page over-sized comic, but from that humble beginning rose an...
  • How Daniel Radcliffe Killed Harry Potter and Found 'What If'

    Growing up, Daniel Radcliffe always thought Harry Potter would die at the end of J.K. Rowling's books. "Because of the prophecy with Lord Voldemort," Radcliffe says on a recent afternoon in New York, between cigarette puffs. "I thought, 'How is she...
  • Hot 'Big Brother,' Rising 'Unforgettable' Lift CBS; ABC's 'Rising Star' Falls Back

    "Big Brother" was the dominant program in key demos on Sunday, teaming with a rising "Unforgettable" to lift the net to victory in key demos. Meanwhile, whatever momentum ABC's "Rising Star" seemed to have last week when it posted gains amid an all-around...
  • ABC's 'The Quest' Off to Slow Start Thursday; CBS' 'Big Brother' Tops Night

    ABC's fantasy-themed reality series "The Quest" opened to small numbers on Thursday, a night that saw fairly typical results for the original programs on all the broadcasters -- led as usual by CBS' "Big Brother." According to preliminary national...
  • Time Warner looks at ways to counter 21st Century Fox's buyout bid

    Time Warner looks at ways to counter 21st Century Fox's buyout bid
    Rupert Murdoch's entertainment company, 21st Century Fox, pounced on its prey at an opportune moment. Over lunch in New York in early June, Murdoch's top lieutenant, Chase Carey, told Time Warner Inc. Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes that Fox wanted to buy...
  • TV's new microaudiences are shaking up the business

    The business end of show business is made up of numbers. It's a thing of charts and tallies, receipts and ratings. There are counters on everything nowadays, toting up the hits, keeping track of followers. In television, which I write about, there are the...
  • TV ratings: 'Big Brother' boosts CBS to No. 1

    CBS' "Big Brother" earned the No. 1 spot in Sunday's ratings, while ABC's competition show "Wipeout" took a plunge. "Big Brother" made it to the top with a rating of 2.1 in the key 18-to-49-year-old demographic and roughly 6.5 million viewers, according...
  • Social Media Buzz: Marvel's 'Guardians' Face Off Against Return of the 'Ninja Turtles'

    Does digital data offer indicators that can be used to monitor marketing effectiveness and predict box office success even before awareness turns into intent? We analyzed this weekend's new movies across Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Google (the...
  • Is CNN worth more than analysts think?

    Is CNN worth more than analysts think?
    Wall Street analysts may be underestimating the value of Time Warner's CNN unit, according to people with close knowledge of its operations. If Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox is successful in its effort to buy Time Warner, it is expected to sell CNN,...
  • Fox offer for Time Warner could bring out rival suitors

    Fox offer for Time Warner could bring out rival suitors
    Is there a white knight for Time Warner? Time Warner Inc. has made it clear that it does not want to sell itself to Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox, rejecting the mogul's $80-billion offer. Still, analysts and industry insiders expect another bid from...
  • Michael C. Hall continues his serial home buying, selling spree

    Michael C. Hall continues his serial home buying, selling spree
    Michael C. Hall has listed a property in Los Feliz at $4.5 million. Considering that the "Dexter" star and serial home buyer purchased the place a year ago at $3.825 million, he may not make much of a killing after improvements and commissions. The...