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  1. ESPN Execs Talk Fox Sports 1 Competition, Outline Programming Strategy

    12:55 pm PDT 04/17/2014
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    Network president John Skipper acknowledged that NBA and Big Ten Conference rights run out in the next couple of years and bidding from recently launched Fox Sports 1 will likely drive the costs higher. READ MORE

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  2. Relativity's Maker Studios Play: Real or Strategic?

    5:00 am PDT 04/16/2014
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    A sources tells THR that Ryan Kavanaugh's studio offered as much as $1 billion, including performance incentives, and later increased its bid. But it is a stun to showcase is interest in the online video space? READ MORE

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  3. ESPN's John Skipper, Jaymee Sire, Jay Harris and Trey Wingo on the Future of New York's Sports Teams

    3:00 am PDT 04/16/2014
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    ESPN president and co-chairman of Disney Media Networks John Skipper and his team weigh in on if Phil Jackson is the answer for the New York Knicks to find success. READ MORE

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  4. Hard-to-Get 'Frozen' Merchandise Going for Thousands on eBay

    9:24 am PDT 04/15/2014
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    UPDATED: Parents are also resorting to staying up until 3 a.m. and seeking out overseas stores to get the popular products. READ MORE

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  5. Maker Studios: Disney Deal Already Approved

    1:52 pm PDT 04/14/2014
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    The digital media studio also prevails over a motion for a restraining order over the Disney sale. READ MORE

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  6. Relativity Makes Last-Minute Offer for Maker Studios

    6:38 am PDT 04/14/2014
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    UPDATED: The Ryan Kavanaugh-led company is looking to outbid Disney for the YouTube network. READ MORE

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  7. Aerosmith Inspire Boston Marathon Bombing Survivors to 'Dream On' (Video)

    12:54 pm PDT 04/11/2014
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    Steven Tyler, Joe Perry and Tom Brady stay "Boston Strong" in a new ESPN special remembering the marathon victims to air on the upcoming anniversary of the blast. READ MORE

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  8. Comics Industry Reacts to Amazon Acquisition of ComiXology

    10:38 am PDT 04/11/2014
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    "There's always a concern when a huge corporation that shows little need to turn a profit tries to convert a niche market into a commodity," stated trade association ComicsPro. READ MORE

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  9. 'Star Wars: Episode VII' to Shoot in Abu Dhabi

    5:30 pm PDT 04/10/2014
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    The J.J. Abrams-led production will very likely be re-creating Tatooine, the desert planet home to Anakin and Luke Skywalker. READ MORE

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  10. ESPN's '30 for 30: Soccer Stories' Tells the Horror of the Hillsborough Stadium Disaster

    10:35 am PDT 04/10/2014
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    The feature-length doc, which can not currently be aired in the U.K., reveals devastating details of the incident on April 15, 1989, that resulted in 96 fans being crushed to death during a match. READ MORE

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  11. Could 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Be Too Enamored With the Original Movies?

    1:04 pm PDT 04/09/2014
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    With each new reveal, the latest chapter gains something in common with George Lucas' original trilogy. READ MORE

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  12. 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Filmmakers Re-Creating Tatooine in the Desert

    7:04 am PDT 04/09/2014
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    Sources tell THR that J.J. Abrams and Disney are planning an extensive re-creation of the desolate home of Luke and Anakin Skywalker in a Morocco-like environment. READ MORE

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  13. Disney Strikes Multi-Film Partnership With HSN (Exclusive)

    6:00 am PDT 04/09/2014
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    The retailer will hold exclusive shopping events for “Maleficent,” “The Hundred-Foot Journey” and “Cinderella.” READ MORE

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  14. Marvel Teases Avengers Additions to 'Disney Infinity' (Video)

    10:40 am PDT 04/08/2014
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    "Bring On the Super Heroes" teases a new "Disney Infinity" video released by Marvel Entertainment Tuesday morning. READ MORE

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  15. 'Agents of SHIELD' EPs on 'Captain America 2' Bombshell: 'Nothing Is Sacred' (Q&A)

    6:00 am PDT 04/08/2014
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    Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen reveal exactly when they knew about the SHIELD-related events in "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" and how it will affect Phil Coulson and Co. moving forward. READ MORE

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  16. Aerosmith Performs 'Dream On' for ESPN's 'E:60'

    6:00 am PDT 04/08/2014
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    Steven Tyler, Joe Perry and the Southern California Children's Chorus perform the band's hit song for the network's special 'E:60 Presents Dream On: Stories of Boston's Strongest.' READ MORE

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  17. 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Adds Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca (Exclusive)

    12:06 pm PDT 04/07/2014
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    The actor, who played the Wookiee in the original trilogy, will reprise his role in Disney and Lucasfilm's sequel. READ MORE

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