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‘Avatar 2’ Renews Push for 3D Format in Movie Theaters

Disney is turning to James Cameron's sequel to reignite a format left for dead when audiences grew tired of…

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Top Cable TV Execs Talk Recession Fears Amid Pay Subscriber Declines

"You'd probably give up your hot water or electricity first before giving up your broadband," Altice USA CEO Dexter Goie told an investors conference.

Film and TV Casting Directors Reach New Tentative Three-Year Contract Deal

Talks for the agreement lasted two months, and a ratification vote is scheduled to begin on Sunday.

TikTok Launches Tools to Credit Original Creators of Trends

The new features come after BIPOC creators have spoken out about not receiving credit for creating viral dances, trends and sounds on the social media platform.

Herc Entertainment, Cinelease Board Toronto Film Studio Relaunch (Exclusive)

The former Downsview Park Studios, with 10 soundstages, has been rebranded as Studio Toronto for space-chasing U.S. studio and streamer productions.

Fox Is Happy to Stay Out of the Streaming Wars “Bloodbath,” Says CEO Lachlan Murdoch

Free, advertising-supported platforms are "definitely a better business than SVOD," he adds.

Bob Iger Joins Fast Delivery Firm Gopuff as an Adviser and Investor

Iger joins Selena Gomez as an investor in the company, which has leaned into the creator and influencer economy in recent months.

Former Twitch Execs Launch Web3 Gaming Content Platform, Raise $15M in Funding

Built for game creators and fans, FreshCut is aimed at blending gaming and Web3 through high-quality, short-form gaming and esports videos that reward participation and engagement by issuing community tokens.

Broadway’s Box Office Recovery Bets on New York Tourism Rebound

The industry is hoping an influx of visitors, about 56 million this year, can boost the recent launches of 15-plus shows that are looking for audiences.

Agency Dealmaking for Journalists Goes Into Overdrive

The business of agents turning anchors into A-listers is being boosted by growth in social media and the rise of digital media and podcasts.

Cannes According to… UniFrance Executive Director Daniela Elstner

The head of France's film promotion body appreciates having the chance to turn off her phone in the middle of the day for a screening.

Cannes Puts a Bigger Spotlight on Sustainability

"The time has come for a radically different way of producing a major international event," organizers said ahead of last year's 74th edition.

YouTube Brandcast 2022: Live Shopping, Shorts Take Center Stage as Platform Moves Away From Originals

YouTube will host its second Beauty Festival on June 16, but this time, viewers will be able to purchase products directly from the livestream.