Walt Disney Co.'s film studio drove the entertainment giant to an 8% increase in profit for its fiscal fourth quarter. And the company is going to bet even bigger on franchise movies in the coming years.
Walt Disney Co.'s film studio drove the company to an 8% increase in net income for its fiscal fourth quarter.
He's the richest man in China, and he's coming to Hollywood.
NBCUniversal and a group of former interns have agreed to settle a class-action lawsuit contending the interns should have been paid for their work.
More than a year after questioning Sony Corp.'s management approach and sharply criticizing its film and television studio for a handful of box-office flops, activist investor Dan Loeb has sold his shares in the Tokyo-based company.
Private equity firm TPG Capital has increased its investment in talent agency Creative Artists Agency, making it the majority owner of the firm that represents such movie stars as Julia Roberts, Brad Pitt and Jennifer Lawrence.
Warner Bros. has unveiled a slate of superhero films that the big Hollywood studio believes will help drive profit after it suffered through an uncharacteristically poor summer.
Warner Bros. will expand its film franchise offerings starting in 2016, with plans to release 10 superhero pictures from its DC Entertainment imprint over a five-year period, among other projects.