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Netflix In Talks To Acquire Hollywood’s Historic Egyptian Theatre From American...

Deadline reports: "Netflix is in preliminary talks with American Cinematheque to buy the venerable Egyptian Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard. This will become the first brick and mortar movie theater...

Univision Sells Gizmodo Media Group and The Onion to Great Hill...

Billboard reports: "Univision Communications has announced the sale of Gizmodo Media Group and The Onion to private equity firm Great Hill Partners. Terms of...

Jam City establishes foothold in Europe with 231 Play acquisition

gamesindustry.biz reports: "Jam City has acquired a studio in Germany, giving the company its first European operation. Berlin-based 231 Play will now be rebranded...

Merger of Sky, NBCU Operations Begins Post-Comcast Takeover

Variety reports: "Comcast’s takeover of Sky has resulted in its first round of reorganization plans, including the merger of some Sky and NBCUniversal International operations. In an email...

HBO Now Available on Roku Channel, In Time for ‘Game of...

Variety reports: "After a conspicuous absence, HBO is now available on Roku’s Roku Channel, letting the connected-streaming platform offer subscriptions to the premium service for the first time." Read...

Viacom And T-Mobile Strike Mobile Video Content Deal

Deadline reports: "Viacom and T-Mobile have struck a content distribution deal that will see programming from MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount and other...

Disney Elevates Key Fox Executives in Asia Restructuring

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "Walt Disney's $71.3 billion acquisition of large parts of 21st Century Fox is beginning to have an impact on the...

Discovery to Launch Global SVOD Service With BBC Natural History Content

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "TV giant Discovery Inc. and BBC Studios, the commercial arm of U.K. public broadcaster BBC, on Monday unveiled a series...

Cox Adds Tubi Free, Ad-Supported Movie, TV Show VOD Service

Variety reports: "Tubi inked a deal with Cox Communications, giving customers of the cable operator’s Contour service access to more than 12,000 movies and TV shows...

Sony’s streaming service Crackle sells majority stake to Chicken Soup for...

Tech Crunch reports: "Sony’s aging streaming service Crackle has now found a new home with Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment, or CSS Entertainment...