Lionsgate Considers Separation

October 11, 2019

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.

Merger In Name Only

August 15, 2019

CBS and Viacom have reunited as one company after two failed attempts since 2016. The new company will be named ViacomCBS.

Cord Cutting Continues

Cord Cutting Continues

July 28, 2019

During the second quarter, DirecTV’s traditional satellite service lost 778,000 subscribers and its streaming service DirecTV Now lost 168,000 accounts.

Lionsgate Prepares Starz Sale

The Starz Farce

May 27, 2019

The timing of the anonymous leak that CBS was prepared to pay Lionsgate $5 billion for Starz, raises serious questions about possible market manipulation.

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Back From The Brink

March 14, 2019

After years of internal divisions, family squabbles, lawsuits, and sexual harassment investigations, Viacom and CBS are starting to resemble real companies again.

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