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  1. 'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Chuck Lorre ('The Big Bang Theory' & 'Mom')

    5:25 am 5/11/2016

    The multi-camera master opens up about Charlie Sheen's meltdown ("a terrible time"), the cancellation of 'Mike and Molly' ("CBS was never terribly enthusiastic"), the future of 'Big Bang' ("a Leslie Moonves question"), his passion for 'Mom' (even though it's "much more difficult" to write than his other shows), his next show ("I'd love to try and work in another way") and more.Read more

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  2. Milken Panel: Leslie Moonves Dings Netflix's "Overrated" Creative Freedom, Jeff Shell Talks DreamWorks Deal

    4:17 pm 5/4/2016

    Leaders from DreamWorks, Universal, CAA and CBS took the stage at the Milken Institute's event in Beverly Hills. Read more

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  3. CBS CEO Leslie Moonves' Pay Falls Slightly to $56.8 Million in 2015

    4:18 am 3/25/2016

    He had made $57.2 million in 2014.Read more

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  4. Sumner Redstone Resigns as CBS Exec Chairman

    1:12 pm 2/3/2016

    CEO Leslie Moonves is stepping into the role. Viacom, where Redstone remains executive chairman, said its board of directors will meet Thursday.Read more

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  5. CBS CEO: "Overnight Ratings Mean Nothing," Netflix Is Not the "Antichrist"

    2:19 am 11/11/2015

    Leslie Moonves, at an investor conference, also addresses what Discovery's and Liberty Global's deals for small stakes in Lionsgate mean, his own deal appetite and strong current ad trends.Read more

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  6. Leslie Moonves and CBS Staff Heard Dismissing Robert Redford's Dan Rather Movie as "Half-Truth"

    7:15 am 9/16/2015

    Before its acclaimed premiere at TIFF, 'Truth' — about the scandal that ended the anchor's CBS News career — was screened for a special viewer: CBS president and CEO Moonves, who was not impressed.Read more

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  7. Leslie Moonves, Nina Tassler Open Up About "Teary" Goodbye

    1:44 pm 9/15/2015

    The executives, along with newly installed Entertainment President Glenn Geller, talk at length about the motivation behind the shakeup.Read more

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  8. CBS Chief Nina Tassler to Step Down; Glenn Geller Upped to President

    9:08 am 9/15/2015

    Glenn Geller, himself a 14-year company veteran, will step into the role of entertainment president, working closely with Tassler during the transition.Read more

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  9. 'Big Brother 17': Julie Chen Talks Double Eviction, Jimmy Fallon Takeover, Officiating a Wedding

    7:00 am 8/14/2015

    THR talked to the host minutes after the first double eviction of the summer.Read more

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  10. What James and Lachlan Murdoch Can Learn From the Warner Brothers' Sibling Betrayal

    8:00 am 6/17/2015

    Harry Warner had the company stolen by brother Jack, claims his granddaughter: "My grandfather had a heart attack [almost immediately afterward], and he died a couple of years later. The whole family was completely torn apart."Read more

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