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21st Century Fox sues Netflix for poaching employees

marketwatch.com — 21st Century Fox on Friday filed a lawsuit against Netflix Inc., accusing the streaming video giant of illegally hiring two of its executives who were under contract. The suit, filed in California Superior Court in Los Angeles by Fox units Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp.

21st Century Fox Sues Netflix for Poaching Employees

wsj.com — 21st Century Fox on Friday filed a lawsuit against Netflix Inc., accusing the streaming video giant of illegally hiring two of its executives who were under contract. The suit, filed in California Superior Court in Los Angeles by Fox units Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp.

Disney Taps Bruce Rosenblum for Business Post at TV Unit

wsj.com — Walt Disney Co. has tapped former Warner Bros. and Legendary Entertainment executive Bruce Rosenblum for a senior role in its television unit. A well-regarded former Warner Bros. Television Group President, Mr. Rosenblum will become president of business operations for the Disney/ABC Television Group, a unit comprised of the ABC broadcast network as well as several cable networks, including the Disney Channel and Freeform.

Coming soon to TNT: The ‘Star Wars’ films

marketwatch.com — The force is with Turner Broadcasting. In a multiyear pact, the Time Warner Inc. unit has acquired the commercial-television rights to the complete library of "Star Wars" movies, including four future theatrical releases. All but one of the "Star Wars" titles are controlled by Walt Disney Co.

Coming Soon to TNT: The ‘Star Wars’ Films

wsj.com — The force is with Turner Broadcasting. In a multiyear pact, the Time Warner Inc. unit has acquired the commercial-television rights to the complete library of "Star Wars" movies, including four future theatrical releases. All but one of the...

Pay-TV Startup Targets High-End Video Customers

wsj.com — With much of the television business focused on catering to cost-conscious consumers with cheaper, slimmer packages of channels to keep them from abandoning pay TV, one company has decided to bet against conventional wisdom. Layer3 TV, a startup pay-TV distributor, is taking the opposite approach by targeting high-end video customers with a robust selection of networks delivered over the internet.

Discovery Channel’s New War Series Continues Its Makeover

wsj.com — Kyle Boucher was scrolling through Facebook last summer when a thumbnail of a Black Hawk helicopter hovering above a cornfield taking on a wounded soldier caught his eye and he clicked on it. "Oh my god, there's my platoon.

Fox settles sexual-harassment suit with former host Gretchen Carlson

marketwatch.com — 21st Century Fox Inc. said it has settled a lawsuit with former anchor Gretchen Carlson, whose allegations that former Fox News chief Roger Ailes sexually harassed her led to his exit from the company. Terms of the settlement weren't disclosed, but a person familiar with the settlement said its value was in the range of $20 million.

Viacom’s Outgoing Chairman Offers Plan to Sell Paramount Stake

wsj.com — Viacom Inc.'s outgoing chairman, Philippe Dauman, delivered materials to the board on Wednesday detailing options for a potential sale of a stake in the media giant's Paramount Pictures studio, a person familiar with the matter said. The deal now appears unlikely any time soon. Mr. Dauman, who resigned as chief executive of Viacom last...

Fox Markets Skip Bayless Show on ESPN’s Turf

wsj.com — Sports commentator Skip Bayless' last day at ESPN was over two months ago but the folks there might be seeing his face again on their commutes to and from the office. As part of its marketing campaign promoting the arrival of Mr. Bayless to Fox Sports 1 on Sept.
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Sep 24, 2016

@Cornfrontation Thought it did nice job of showing downside of everyone gets trophy attitude while at same time showing need to treat all =

Sep 24, 2016

I was ready to dismiss "Speechless" before even watching it (contempt prior to examination) but it's not bad.

Sep 24, 2016

"You gotta be fed up tired of me tonight." Vin Scully signing off after calling game and being honored for 67 years in the booth.

Sep 24, 2016

iPhone 7: Waterproof so you can do really dumb things like ride your bike in a torrential downpour and thunderstorm.

Sep 24, 2016

@thedailybeast nice misleading headline. He said victim of bad training.

Sep 24, 2016

At home and finally getting around to dinner. Frozen pizza and the Dodgers at 10:30. Who says you can't live like a college student forever?

Sep 24, 2016

@AmyKinLA Happened to me too. Were you there back then? I worked in midtown and remember that day vividly.


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