Los Angeles Times

Meg James

Writer

Meg James is a corporate media reporter for the Los Angeles Times, covering the business of television and advertising. She has been a member of the Company Town team for more than a decade. She previously wrote for the Miami Herald and the Palm Beach Post. A native of Wyoming, she is a graduate of the University of Colorado and Columbia University.

Recent Articles

  • How the Comcast-DreamWorks deal came together so fast

    How the Comcast-DreamWorks deal came together so fast

    The rumor made its way from Hollywood to Comcast Corp. headquarters in Philadelphia: Jeffrey Katzenberg was about to take DreamWorks Animation private with the help of a Chinese investor. Hearing the news, Comcast Chief Executive Brian Roberts immediately called a top lieutenant, NBCUniversal Chief...

  • Comcast's NBCUniversal buys DreamWorks Animation in $3.8-billion deal

    Comcast's NBCUniversal buys DreamWorks Animation in $3.8-billion deal

    NBCUniversal on Thursday said it has reached an agreement to acquire DreamWorks Animation in a deal valued at $3.8 billion. Under terms of the agreement, NBCUniversal's parent company, Comcast Corp., pledged to pay DreamWorks Animation shareholders $41 in cash for each share of their DreamWorks...

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