Skip to main content
Got a tip?
Newsletters

Business

optional screen reader


Business

‘Daily Mail’ Argues False Jane Krakowski Romance Story Didn’t Defame MyPillow’s Mike Lindell

Daily Mail is telling a New York federal judge not to give Mike Lindell a chance to amend his defamation suit…

Latest Business

‘Daily Mail’ Argues False Jane Krakowski Romance Story Didn’t Defame MyPillow’s Mike Lindell

Daily Mail is telling a New York federal judge not to give Mike Lindell a chance to amend his defamation suit over a story that claimed the MyPillow CEO secretly dated actress…

The Independent Gamer: Sci-Fi Sim ‘Cloudpunk’ Gets a DLC, ‘Subnautica: Below Zero’ Among May Releases

The Independent Gamer is a curated roundup of news from indie gaming, landing here every other Friday. Narrative-Driven Sci-Fi Sim Cloudpunk Gets DLC for PC Upon its release in 2020…

Is Robinhood About to Get Wrecked After (Mis)Quoting Ice Cube?

“Check yo self before you wreck yo self” That now-famous lyric from Ice Cube off his 1992 album, The Predator, is at the center of a lawsuit from the rapper-actor against Robinhood, which offers…

Ambies: Cameron Esposito to Host Inaugural Podcast Academy Awards (Exclusive)

Cameron Esposito is set to host the Podcast Academy’s inaugural Awards for Excellence in Audio, the 2021 Ambies. The comedian and writer, who released her memoir Save Yourself last year, hosts…

Reddit “WallStreetBets” Traders Go Wild After AMC Theatres CEO Embraces Their Ownership: “He’s Totally Onboard”

To a casual listener of AMC Theatres’ second-quarter earnings call Thursday, AMC CEO Adam Aron’s short monologue about the 1988 Oscar-nominated drama Gorillas in the Mist may have been seen as a…

AMC Networks U.S. Ad Revenue Drops 7 Percent

AMC Networks reported a 7 percent U.S. advertising revenue drop for the first quarter on Friday, saying that it was “due to shifts in the timing of the airing of original programming and lower

Cinemark Reports $208M Loss: “We Are Now Actively on the Road to Recovery”

Cinema giant Cinemark Holdings reported a widened $208 million loss for the first quarter of 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic after a year-ago loss of nearly $60 million. “The…

Paramount+ Sets Launch Plans for Australia, New Zealand

Paramount+ is heading down under. Hot on the heels of reporting its first-quarter financial results Thursday, ViacomCBS announced that its flagship streaming service will launch in Australia…

STX Taps Nasim Cambron to Head Publicity

Nasim Cambron has been named an executive vp of publicity for STXfilms, where she will oversee all feature film publicity for the studio. She joins STX from Netflix, where she was publicity

AMC Theatres Posts $567M Loss, but Teases “Increasingly Favorable Environment for Moviegoing”

AMC Theatres keeps facing pandemic-related headwinds, but CEO Adam Aron teased that a rebound was right around the corner, saying Thursday that “we finally can now say that we are looking at…

Why Many of Hollywood’s Top Execs Saw Pay Rise During a Pandemic Year

The pandemic hit many media and entertainment giants’ operations and earnings hard in 2020, leading to furloughs and layoffs. Yet a majority of big Hollywood CEOs’ pay packages for the latest…

Industry Psychologist Explains Why Hollywood Bosses Are So Mean

Jeff Blume, a licensed psychologist based in Beverly Hills who has worked with creative talent in Hollywood for 30 years, spoke with THR about bullying in the entertainment world, how to address…