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New CNN CEO Mark Thompson Lays Off 100 Employees in Major Restructuring Effort

CNN's new CEO Mark Thompson initiated his first major restructuring effort by laying off 100 employees, marking a significant move as he attempts to revitalize the struggling cable channel.


Former CBS Anchor Jeff Vaughn Files Discrimination Lawsuit Against Network

Former CBS anchor Jeff Vaughn has filed a discrimination lawsuit against the network and its parent company, Paramount Global...

'Inside Out 2' Hits $1 Billion Globally, First to Achieve Milestone Since 'Barbie'

'Inside Out 2' has grossed $1 billion at the global box office, becoming the first film to achieve this milestone since 'Barbie' and breaking the record previously held by 'Frozen 2' for the fastest a..

MTV Pulls Plug on News Website Archives A Year After Paramount Disbanded News Unit

The MTV News website has been completely expunged a year after Paramount Global dissolved MTV’s news unit, marking a sad day in music journalism...


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No credible sign of plot on theaters over Sony movie: U.S. officials
Two U.S. security officials cast doubt on a threat against theaters planning to show Sony Corp's (6758.T) controversial movie about an assassination of the leader of North Korea, but police across the
Sony Pictures warns staff on fraudsters misusing stolen data
Sony Pictures Entertainment advised its current and former employees to be on the alert for fraudsters looking to use their stolen data, which included detailed personal information.
Sony executive may face call from Sharpton to resign over emails about race
Civil rights leader Reverend Al Sharpton will meet next week with Sony Pictures Entertainment Co-Chairman Amy Pascal and decide whether her emails about President Barack Obama's race warrant calling f
Cyber attack could cost Sony studio as much as $100 million
Sony Corp's (6758.T) movie studio could face tens of millions of dollars in costs from the massive computer hack that hobbled its operations and exposed sensitive data, according to cybersecurity expe
U.S. broadcaster intends to test newsgathering drones in Oregon
A U.S. media company said on Wednesday it wants to be among the first broadcasters to launch news-gathering drones once the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issues new policies governing the unma
Sony Pictures struggles to recover eight days after cyber attack
Eight days after a massive cyber attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment, the Hollywood studio was still struggling to restore some systems on Tuesday evening as investigators combed for evidence to ide
Middle-earth meets Middle Kingdom in NZ-China TV deal
China and New Zealand are to sign a deal which will make it easier to produce television content in the two countries, enabling the South Pacific island nation to showcase its natural landscape to lur
Sony aims for hefty jump in movie, TV revenue over three years
Japan's Sony Corp (6758.T) said it is aiming to lift its movie and TV revenue by more than a third in the next three years as it cuts costs and invests in potential hit films, including a new Spider-M
Amazon buys comedy service Rooftop Media to expand digital content
Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) is buying online comedy service Rooftop Media, a small deal that underscores the Internet retailer's broader ambition of becoming a media and entertainment powerhouse.
AMC Networks buys 49.9 percent stake in BBC America
AMC Networks Inc (AMCX.O) said on Thursday it agreed to pay $200 million for a 49.9 percent stake in BBC America and would take operational control of the cable television channel.
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