Fox said it expects to get the highest prices ever for its commercials in this season's Super Bowl. Speaking on Fox’s earnings conference call with analysts Wednesday, CEO Lachlan Murdoch said that “we’re confident pricing will certainly be the highest cost per 30 second spot of any Super Bowl.” ...

Public impeachment hearings begin Nov. 13, Rep. Adam Schiff said Wednesday (Nov. 6), and, not surprisingly, C-SPAN immediately announced plans to cover them gavel-to-gavel. A Fox News Channel spokesperson told Broadcasting & Cable that it will be also covering the hearings "wall-to-wall," ...

Los Angeles, November 7, 2019: Bitmax, the digital media management and licensing company, has been chosen by legendary independent director and actor Robert Townsend to perform a range of services for his latest movie Making of the Five Heartbeats, including localization so it can be monetized ...

Nielsen Holdings said that it plans to split into two separate companies by spinning off its Global Connect business from its media measurement business. The decision comes as the result of a strategic review that was conducted under pressure from large shareholders as the company's stock price ...

Discovery reported higher third-quarter earnings on strong results at its U.S. networks and a drop in restructuring costs and interest expenses. Net income rose to $262 million, or 35 cents a share, from $117 million or 16 cents a year ago. Revenue rose 3% to $2.7 billion. At Discovery’s U.S. ...

The National Association of Television Program Executives said it is bringing back its Iris awards at its annual Station Group Summit in Miami on Jan. 22. The first batch of Iris honorees are Mort Marcus and Ira Bernstein, co-presidents of Lionsgate’s Debmar-Mercury, who receive the Career ...

Fremont, CA - November 7, 2019 - Blackmagic Design today announced that filmmaker Hasraf (Haz) Dulull employed a Blackmagic RAW workflow throughout both the acquisition and post production of a new science fiction anthology feature, Portals. Created and produced by Chris White in association with ...

Add Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) to the list of those expressing concern about 5G network security. It is a long list. In a letter to FCC chairman Ajit Pai, Wyden urged the FCC to protect next-gen wireless broadband networks against hackers, scam artists and foreign spies. Wyden is recommending that ...

Disney’s theme parks and cruise line get a starring role in three holiday specials on ABC and Disney Channel. The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration airs on ABC Nov. 28, Disney Channel Holiday Party @ Walt Disney World is on Disney Channel Dec. 13 and Disney Parks Magical ...

Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee, is wasting no time in marking up his bill, S. 2789, Satellite Television Access Reauthorization (STAR) Act reauthorizing the satellite compulsory license. Just as well since the license expires at the end of the year unless ...

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