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  • Italian Producers Up In Arms Over New Regs For Prop Firearms On Movie Sets

    ROME - Italian producers are up in arms over the introduction of allegedly inapplicable new rules regulating the use of prop firearms on movie sets. These new norms are causing local film and TV productions to grind to a halt and could reportedly pose a...
  • 'Batman' back in action

    "By the way, Batman, have you seen billionaire Bruce Wayne lately? He doesn't answer the phone at his stately manor." That was actor Neil Hamilton, who played the eternally clueless Commissioner Gordon on the classic TV series, "Batman." TV NOSTALGIA...
  • Time Warner easily beats Wall Street's expectations

    Time Warner Inc. reported third-quarter results that sailed past Wall Street projections as the media giant garnered higher fees for its television channels and movies. The New York company posted third-quarter profit, after stripping out one-time items...
  • BSkyB to Take 87% Stake in Sky Deutschland

    LONDON -- U.K. pay TV operator BSkyB is set to own an 87% stake in its German counterpart Sky Deutschland after the completion of its takeover of the German company. In June BSkyB, in which Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox has a 39% stake, agreed to...
  • Time Warner's third-quarter earnings beat analysts' estimates

    Time Warner's third-quarter earnings beat analysts' estimates
    Time Warner beat Wall Street estimates of its third-quarter earnings, providing support for the company's strategy to remain independent by fending off Rupert Murdoch's advances last summer. Despite a weaker performance for Warner Bros. at the box...
  • 21st Century Fox shares rise on earnings beat

    21st Century Fox shares rise on earnings beat
    Shares of Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox Inc. rose more than 4.5% on Wednesday after the company reported earnings that beat Wall Street's expectations.  Profit for the quarter that ended Sept. 30 came in at 39 cents a share on an adjusted basis,...
  • Victoria's Secret reveals two Fantasy Bras for 2015 show

    Victoria's Secret reveals two Fantasy Bras for 2015 show
    On the theory that two may be better than one, Victoria's Secret announced Monday that two "Dream Angels Fantasy Bras" -- covered in around $4 million in jewels -- will be featured in this year's Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. Adriana Lima and Alessandra...
  • Former WSJ exec to head Tribune sales efforts

    Former WSJ exec to head Tribune sales efforts
    Tribune Publishing has named veteran media sales executive Michael Rooney to the newly created position of chief revenue officer, the company announced Monday. Rooney, who most recently served as chief revenue officer for The Wall Street Journal, will...
  • As Midterms Approach, Showbiz Figures Try to Focus Voters on Gun Laws

    While entertainment figures like Martin Sheen and Barbra Streisand have lent their names to support to midterm campaigns, there also has been a showbiz focus on specific issues, like gun violence. The latest are two spots directed by Mark Pellington,...
  • Wall Street talks, companies respond -- by axing thousands of jobs

    Today's Times business page has a grim cast to it, related to reports of thousands of layoffs provoked not by a bad business climate but by Wall Street investors dissatisfied with their income.  If you're looking for a mockery of the image of wealthy...
  • BSkyB Partners with Whistle Sports in Push to Capture Young Audiences

    LONDON -- European pay TV operator BSkyB, in which Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox has a 39% stake, has invested $7 million in Whistle Sports, one of the world's largest sport-focused cross-platform networks. The two companies will work together to...