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SAG-AFTRA Votes To Ratify New Contract With Netflix

Variety reports: "SAG-AFTRA members have voted overwhelmingly to approve a new contract with Netflix that allows actors more freedom to work on shows on...

Universal Launches Virgin Music Group, Including Virgin, Ingrooves And Newly Acquired...

Variety reports: "Universal Music Group has announced the launch of the Virgin Music Group, a new global division comprised of Virgin Music Label &...

Justin Bieber Nears $200M Deal To Sell Music Rights To Hipgnosis’...

Music Business Worldwide reports: "Justin Bieber is reportedly nearing a deal to sell his music rights to Blackstone-backed Hipgnosis Songs Capital. That’s according to...

Oprah Winfrey, Apple TV+ Ending Multiyear Content Deal

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "Oprah Winfrey and Apple TV+ are ending their multiyear content deal, which was announced in 2018, sources confirmed to The...

Irving Azoff’s Iconic Artists Group Acquires Dean Martin Entertainment Rights, Targets...

Digital Music News reports: "Irving Azoff’s Iconic Artists Group (IAG) has acquired an “equity position” in the entertainment rights – extending to music, an...

NetEase Has Acquired Detroit: Become Human Maker Quantic Dream

Venture Beat reports: "Chinese game publisher and internet firm NetEase has agreed to acquire Quantic Dream, the maker of narrative games such as Detroit:...

DAZN And Amazon Prime Video Ink Global Deal

BroadBand TV News reports: "Amazon and DAZN have agreed a global distribution partnership that will see DAZN’s D2C sports streaming service available as a...

U2, The Killers Producer Steve Lillywhite Sells Music Rights To Round...

Music Business Worldwide reports: "The music rights space has been kicked into action this week with the news that Round Hill Music has acquired...

Embracer To Acquire Lord Of The Rings IP, Tripwire, Limited Run...

Games Industry Biz reports: "Embracer has announced a number of major acquisitions, including the IP rights to the Lord of the Rings and Maneater...

Warner Bros. Discovery Exploring Sale Of Music Assets That Could Be...

Music Business Worldwide reports: "Media and Entertainment giant Warner Bros. Discovery is reportedly exploring the sale of its music library, which includes a vast...