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Charting the week's ups and downs in the business of entertainment.

UP: Bob Greenblatt

The NBC chief's The Voice returns huge and Smash debuts to a strong 3.8 rating in the 18-to-49 demo, NBC's first nonsports win in the time slot since 2008. Can it hold the audience?

DOWN: Antonio Perez

The CEO of Kodak, which filed for bankruptcy and owes Hollywood studios millions of dollars, asks that the company's name be removed from the Oscars' theater.

UP: Sheryl Sandberg

Facebook's COO stands to make $1.6 billion from its IPO, which Forbes says would place her among the richest self-made women in America, above Meg Whitman ($1.3 billion) but below Oprah Winfrey ($2.7 billion).

DOWN: Roland Martin

The CNN analyst enrages GLAAD by tweeting, "If a dude at your Super Bowl party is hyped about David Beckham's H&M underwear ad, smack the ish out of him!"

SHOWBIZ STOCKS

UP: Viacom (VIAB)
$48.80 (+3.7%)

After mixed quarterly results, Miller Tabak analyst David Joyce reiterates his advice to "buy" and expects the stock to hit $56 within 12 months.

DOWN: Electronic Arts (ERTS)
$18.49 (-0.5%)

The video game maker reports strong quarterly earnings, but its forecast for the current quarter is below expectations.

 

 
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