Lionsgate is said to be in talks to split its film and television production business from its recently acquired premium-channel Starz into separate companies.
There is growing speculation that Amazon will acquire ViacomCBS after the post-merger dust settles.
CBS and Viacom have reunited as one company after two failed attempts since 2016. The new company will be named ViacomCBS.
During the second quarter, DirecTV’s traditional satellite service lost 778,000 subscribers and its streaming service DirecTV Now lost 168,000 accounts.
For the third time in less than four years, CBS Corp. is yet again planning to merge with Viacom.
The timing of the anonymous leak that CBS was prepared to pay Lionsgate $5 billion for Starz, raises serious questions about possible market manipulation.
After years of internal divisions, family squabbles, lawsuits, and sexual harassment investigations, Viacom and CBS are starting to resemble real companies again.
As the streaming market fragments into dozens of streaming options will Netflix become the Friendster or Facebook of media viewing?
CBS Films did not acquire I, Tonya after all – Neon and 30WEST will distribute in the U.S. UK’s Icon Film Distribution runs out of money, again!
In an unsurprising decision that many industry followers have expected, Paramount Pictures’ CEO Brad Grey is leaving the studio after 12 years.