• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

The Business

Latest News

  1. Roberts 'Sold' on love story

    4:00 am 12/13/2006

    Julia Roberts, left, has signed on to produce and possibly star in the feature "Happiness Sold Separately," based on the novel by Lolly Winston.Read more

    • 0
  2. Ford upped to exec vp at SPTI

    4:00 am 12/13/2006

    Veteran Australian TV executive Jack Ford has been given executive vp stripes at Sony Pictures Television International, the company said Tuesday.Read more

    • 0
  3. G4 tries to keep men's attention

    4:00 am 12/13/2006

    Young male viewers have "fundamentally left" linear television, but cable network G4 is working to overcome this by keeping that demo engaged in the brand with an assortment of interactive programming, G4 president Neal Tiles said Tuesday.Read more

    • 0
  4. German exhibs bullish on '07 after Cup year

    4:00 am 12/13/2006

    COLOGNE, Germany -- German distributors have emerged unscathed from a soccer World Cup that saw audiences here glued to their TV sets and are set to see boxoffice revenue increase 5%-10% this year.Read more

    • 0
  5. Digest: Screenvision staffing change

    4:00 am 12/13/2006

    Cinema advertising company Screenvision has appointed Steve DeLorenzo chief operating officer and chief financial officer.Read more

    • 0
  6. Big Band singer Martha Tilton dies

    4:00 am 12/13/2006

    Big Band singer "Liltin"' Martha Tilton, perhaps best-known for "And the Angels Sing" with Benny Goodman and the World War II ballad "I'll Walk Alone," has died. She was 91.Read more

    • 0
  7. GE expects double-digit profit growth

    4:00 am 12/13/2006

    General Electric Co. reaffirmed on Tuesday it expects earnings to increase 15% to 16% in 2006, and announced it expects double-digit earnings growth for 2007.Read more

    • 0
  8. Di concert tribute sparks frenzy

    4:00 am 12/13/2006

    Tuesday's announcement that Princes William, left, and Harry are organizing a pop concert to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the death of their mother, Princess Diana, is set to prompt an all-out bidding frenzy among broadcasters for the U.K. and international television rights.Read more

    • 0
  9. Yahoo! opens Panama ad canal

    4:00 am 12/13/2006

    Yahoo! Inc.'s much-discussed new search-marketing platform Panama is now open to new company advertisers, the Internet portal led by chairman and CEO Terry Semel said Tuesday.Read more

    • 0
  10. Ad spending up; Internet has top gains

    4:00 am 12/13/2006

    Ad spending jumped 5.1% for the first nine months of 2006 compared to the same period a year ago, Nielsen Monitor-Plus said Tuesday. Internet-related spending once again showed the strongest percentage gain among all media sectors, with a 49% increase compared to the first nine months of 2005.Read more

    • 0
Syndicate content