| Feb 5, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Walt Disney Co. reported a 33% increase in net income for its fiscal first quarter, lifted in part by the performance of its hit movies "Frozen" and "Thor: The Dark World."
The Burbank company posted net income of $1.84 billion for the quarter that...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 1:52 PM
There may be 500 channels and almost $80 billion in advertising and subscriber revenue in the television industry, but most of that content and cash is controlled by a handful of companies.
In a new report on the U.S. media industry, Sanford C....
| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:18 AM
After the coffee. Before seeing my accountant.
The Skinny: I'm still watching "The Following" but I don't know how much longer I can take it. On last night's episode, Ryan Hardy stares so hard at a potential suspect that she figures out he's on to...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Disney Interactive, the struggling video game and digital media subsidiary of the Walt Disney Co., is expected to begin a round of layoffs, according to a source with knowledge of the matter.
The cuts could come as soon as this week.
| Jan 31, 2014
| 5:48 PM
WASHINGTON — Chief executives from 21 companies gathered at the White House on Friday, bringing with them a pledge not to unfairly weed out the long-term unemployed in their hiring process.
About 300 businesses — including Apple Inc., EBay...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 11:54 AM
One of Hollywood's most eclectic corporate marriages has ended.
On Wednesday, Gail Berman announced that she was leaving BermanBraun, the digital and TV production shop that she co-founded in 2007 with former Yahoo! and ABC Television executive Lloyd...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 9:32 PM
Songstress Lana Del Rey croons a haunting rendition of the classic Disney track “Once Upon a Dream” in a new […]...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Although he rarely makes it into the office these days, Sumner Redstone continues to collect a handsome executive compensation package.
The 90-year-old controlling shareholder of Viacom Inc. received a package valued at $36.2 million in 2013 in his role...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 5:12 PM
On the heels of its two Academy Award nominations, the hit animated musical "Frozen" will storm theaters nationwide in a new singalong version, Walt Disney Studios announced Wednesday.
Beginning Jan. 31, moviegoers will be encouraged to croon along to...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Near the intersection of Pico Boulevard and La Brea Avenue is a hodgepodge of Los Angeles culture, shared by Lucy's Mexican drive-in restaurant, Roscoe's House of Chicken and Waffles and an Asian nail salon.
It's now also home to a media upstart with...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Angelina Jolie is the model of cool vengeance in the new teaser for “Maleficent,” the live-action retelling of Disney's animated […]...