| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Following a predictable script, female film writers continue to lag behind their male counterparts when it comes to earnings and employment, according to a new survey.
In the film sector, women writers fell further behind their white male counterparts...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Senior Turner Broadcasting executive Steve Koonin has been named chief executive of the Atlanta Hawks basketball team. He'll be in charge of operations for both the National Basketball Assn. franchise and its home court Philips Arena.
Koonin will also...
| May 4, 2014
Re "Trapped into paying extra for cable sports," Column, May 2
Thanks to David Lazarus for shining a bright light on corporate greed. As a lifelong fan of the Dodgers, I blame the super-rich and super-greedy owners who made the deal that prevents me...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:59 PM
Turner Broadcasting is getting a makeover.
For years, the parent company of cable channels TBS, CNN, TNT, Cartoon Network, HLN and TruTV was one of the more stable and low-key units of Time Warner Inc. Based in Atlanta, Turner seldom gets as much...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 10:30 AM
LONDON -- John K. Billock has been tapped as chairman of broadcast network Central European Media Enterprises. Gerhard Zeiler, Iris Knobloch and Doug Shapiro have joined the board.
CME, which is traded on the NASDAQ, operates 35 television channels in...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 5:30 AM
When he takes command of CBS' "Late Show" next year, Stephen Colbert will have to battle the two Jimmys, Fallon and Kimmel. But he'll also square off against a robot chicken, a mad scientist and a talking hamburger.
From the humblest of beginnings 13...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 10:17 AM
Former White House press secretary Dee Dee Myers has been named head of Warner Bros. corporate communications, replacing longtime studio executive Sue Fleishman.
Myers, who served as White House press secretary during President Clinton's first term,...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Former White House press secretary Dee Dee Myers is taking her West Wing experience to the West Coast.
Warner Bros., Hollywood's largest studio, has named Myers head of corporate communications, replacing longtime studio executive Sue Fleishman. Myers,...
| May 21, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Comcast Corp. was hoping to focus on its financial achievements and the benefits of its proposed takeover of Time Warner Cable during its annual shareholders meeting, but the cable giant continues to be dogged by concerns that it is already too big and...
| May 5, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Time Warner's Turner Broadcasting hopes it can prove its value to advertisers by giving publicity to a squadron of unbeatable aliens hell-bent on taking over the Earth.
Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt will appear in promotions for their new Doug Liman-...
| May 9, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Dick Parsons, the former Time Warner chairman, has been tapped to be the new chief executive of the Los Angeles Clippers.
Parsons will try to bring stability and leadership to an organization reeling from the lifetime ban of its owner, Donald Sterling,...