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Future of TV Briefing: DoubleVerify and Roku uncover CTV ad fraud scheme costing advertisers $7.5M per month

digiday.com This Future of TV Briefing covers the latest in streaming and TV for Digiday+ members and is distributed over email every Wednesday at 10 a.m. ET. More from the series →…

Real Housewife Leah McSweeney Files Civil Suit Against Bravo and Andy Cohen

vanityfair.com Former Real Housewives of New York City and Ultimate Girls Trip: Thailand cast member Leah McSweeney has filed a civil suit in a New York federal court against Bravo and its…

Merger talks between Warner Bros. Discovery, Paramount stall out

thehill.com Talks between Warner Bros. Discovery and Paramount on a possible merger have stalled out, according to a new report. Bankers for the two sides have gone “pencils down,”…

Warner Bros. Discovery, Paramount shares rise on report that merger talks have halted

marketwatch.com Shares of Warner Bros. Discovery Inc. and Paramount Global Inc. rose after a new report said merger talks between the media giants have stopped. CNBC reported Tuesday that…

Paramount to Report Earnings After Sale Speculation

thewrap.com Paramount Global, facing increased risk of a possible credit downgrade and persistent chatter about being sold, will provide a financial update to Wall Street on Wednesday…

‘Harry Potter’ Series Closing In On Writer As Names Of The 3 Finalists Emerge

deadline.com And then there were three. As Deadline reported exclusively earlier this month, the field of writers in the running to adapt JK Rowling’s Harry Potter books into a…

Warner Bros. Discovery reportedly halts merger talks with Paramount Global. So what happens now?

fastcompany.com Warner Bros. Discovery is reportedly hitting pause on merger talks with Paramount Global, a deal that could have created a streaming and broadcast giant. A report on CNBC…

Despite Massive Layoffs In Gaming, Media Giants Like Netflix Are Embracing The Sector

observer.com While many media companies are recognizing the value of video gaming, the traditional gaming industry itself is experiencing growing challenges that have led to layoffs…

Paramount earnings preview: Investors eye improved financials amid rise in M&A noise

aol.com will report fourth quarter results after market close on Wednesday as investors eye reports on the company's potential deal-making options. Paramount is expected to report a…

‘Dune: Part Two’ Will Dust Off The Box Office With $170M Global Debut

deadline.com We’ve been waiting for this one for quite some time. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, Legendary Entertainment and Warner Bros.’ Dune: Part Two opens this weekend in…

Warner Bros. Discovery halts merger talks with Paramount Global: report

nypost.com Paramount Global’s list of potential suitors shrank Tuesday after Warner Bros. Discovery said it is no longer pursuing merger talks with the struggling media giant,…

Warner Bros Discovery no longer pursuing merger with Paramount, CNBC reports

thedesk.net Warner Bros Discovery (WBD) is no longer actively pursuing a merger of its business with Paramount Global, financial news channel CNBC reported on Tuesday. The discussions…

Warner Bros. Discovery Halting Merger Talks With Paramount Global

thewrap.com Warner Bros. Discovery is halting talks with Paramount Global about a potential merger, according to a new report from CNBC citing sources familiar with the matter. The move…

Warner Bros. Discovery halts merger talks with Paramount Global, sources say

cnbc.com President and C.E.O. of Warner Bros. Discovery David Zaslav speaks during the New York Times annual DealBook summit on November 29, 2023 in New York City. Warner Bros.…

3 Stocks to Dump Before the Next Market Downturn

investorplace.com The fortunes of these companies appear to be dimming. Many prominent Wall Street analysts and well-regarded economists are predicting a potential market downturn, or even a…

Impact Crew Teams Up with Warner Bros. Discovery and Netflix to Modernize Production Hiring

benzinga.com LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Impact Crew today announced a partnership with Warner Bros. Discovery and Netflix aimed at improving the way productions source…

Tech, Media & Telecom Roundup: Market Talk

wsj.com Verizon, Warner Bros. Discovery and more in the latest Market Talks covering Technology, Media and Telecom.

A Streaming TV Prizefight: Walmart Tries Muscling In On Amazon

hollywoodreporter.com The first-ever television commercial ran on July 1, 1941 during a Brooklyn Dodgers-Philadelphia Phillies baseball game airing on the local New York TV station WNBT. The 10…

K-Pop Boy Band Reality Series ‘Made in Korea’ Set at BBC

variety.com The BBC has acquired a new K-pop reality series tentatively titled “Made in Korea.” The show follows a British boyband as they head to a K-pop boot camp in Korea, where the…

Brandi Glanville Wants Personal Apology From Andy Cohen After Sexual Harassment Allegations

deadline.com Brandi Glanville is asking for a personal apology from Andy Cohen after the former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star alleged the executive producer sexually harassed…

WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY CEO AND PRESIDENT, GLOBAL STREAMING AND GAMES JB PERRETTE TO PRESENT AT THE MORGAN STANLEY 2024 TECHNOLOGY, MEDIA & TELECOM CONFERENCE

benzinga.com NEW YORK, Feb. 26, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Warner Bros. Discovery WBD today announced that its CEO and President, Global Streaming and Games JB Perrette will present at Morgan…

Hollywood Moguls Try a Quarterback Sneak

hollywoodreporter.com Sitting in Pat McAfee’s studio in Indianapolis Feb. 14, NBA commissioner Adam Silver engaged in an extended conversation about the state of streaming sports. McAfee, whose…

‘Catch Me a Killer,’ with ‘Game of Thrones’’ Charlotte Hope, Sells Widely as Abacus Media Rights Rolls Out Its Crime Drama Slate (EXCLUSIVE)

variety.com Underscoring the enduring popularity of crime drama, Abacus Media Rights (AMR), an Amcomri Entertainment company, has announced a slew of sales on two titles, led by Showmax…

Warner Bros. Discovery U.S. Ad Revenues Sink 12% In Q4, Stock Dips

mediapost.com Warner Bros. Discovery's fourth-quarter financial results -- including lower advertising revenue -- drove its stock down nearly 13% in early morning Friday trading to $8.28.…

Warner Bros. Discovery Picks Up Film.UA’s Ukrainian Thriller ‘Between Us’ For CEE

deadline.com Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD) has picked up Film.UA‘s Ukrainian psychological thriller Between Us for the CEE region. The U.S. giant will air the movie about two strangers…

3 Reasons to Buy Disney Stock Like There's No Tomorrow

finance.yahoo.com Disney (NYSE: DIS) has been a disappointing stock for investors for years. Over the past five years, shares of the entertainment company are down 1.7% while the S&P 500's…

Media companies club together for a joint sport-streamer

economist.com MORE THAN 100m Americans will tune in on February 11th to the Super Bowl, the biggest event in the country’s sporting calendar—and in its television schedules. In 2023 the…

3 Movie Stocks Betting on a Rom-Com Rebound This Year

investorplace.com These companies could benefit from a hit romantic comedy film this year Romantic comedies seem to be a dying breed of film. Last year, rom-coms, as the movies are known,…

Chart of the week: Here's how big Nvidia's record-setting Thursday was

finance.yahoo.com Sign up for Morning Brief and receive in your inbox every morning along with: • None The chart of the day There are a lot of ways to describe Nvidia's Very Good Week. Its…

Stock market today: Wall Street clings to modest gains and marks another winning week

apnews.com Stocks clung to modest gains on Wall Street Friday, giving the market another record high and a winning week. The listless day for stocks capped off a mostly solid week of…

As ‘Coyote vs. Acme’ Hangs in the Balance, Warner Bros. Discovery Takes $115M Write-Down on Mystery Projects

hollywoodreporter.com Those following the saga of Coyote vs. Acme waited with bated breath Friday for Warner Bros. Discovery‘s earnings report to hint at any signs of the animated film’s fate.…

Warner Bros Discovery grabs 97.7 million streaming subscribers by end of 2023

thedesk.net (Still frame courtesy Partially Important Productions, LLC and Warner Bros Discovery, Graphic by The Desk) Warner Bros Discovery (WBD) ended last year with nearly 98 million…

Warner Bros. Discovery Shifts Gears With MotorTrend, Moving Its Streaming Content To Discovery+ & Max As Stand-Alone App Winds Down

deadline.com In the latest sign of difficulty for niche streaming, Warner Bros. Discovery is shifting programming from its MotorTrend+ streaming service onto Max and Discovery+ and shut…

Game of Thrones movie trilogy was blocked by HBO, say showrunners

polygon.com We may keep hearing new details about why the ending of HBO’s Game of Thrones was disappointing forever — or at least as long as the show’s creators, David Benioff, and D.B.…

Stock Market Today: Dow, S&P 500 clinch record close despite pause in tech rally By

investing.com Investing.com-- The Dow and S&P 500 notched a record close Friday, even as the rally in Nvidia cooled to blunt the broader tech sector's swashbuckling gains amid waning…

Paramount Placed on Negative Credit Watch by S&P Global

thewrap.com Credit rating firm S&P Global put studio Paramount on negative credit watch, which means it’s considering lowering Paramount’s credit rating due to its concerns about the…

Warner Bros. Discovery Stock Tumbles After Q4 Earnings As Lack Of 2024 Financial Guidance “Challenges Confidence”

deadline.com Warner Bros. Discovery share price, already in the dumps, has tumbled another 11% this morning after the company’s latest quarterly numbers showed weak linear advertising…

Warner Bros. Discovery is hyping free cash flow. Investors don't appear to be buying it

cnbc.com Listening to Warner Bros. Discovery Chief Executive Officer David Zaslav speak on Friday's fourth-quarter earnings calls, I couldn't help but think of a scene in the movie…

Warner Bros Discovery (WBD) Stock Just Hit a New 52-Week Low

investorplace.com Warner Bros Discovery is having a rather terrible day It’s been another nice day of gains in the market, at an index level. However, as with any broad-based move higher,…

Warner Bros. reveals just how bad the Hollywood strikes dented its profits

thestreet.com Hollywood's actors’ and writers’ strikes last year had Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD) in a chokehold, and not in a good way. The entertainment giant has just revealed how…

Warner Bros Discovery Pulled Off An Impressive Turnaround In The Streaming Arena

benzinga.com When it comes to streaming, Warner Bros Discovery Inc WBD reached profitability before its legacy media rivals such as The Walt Disney Corporation DIS, Comcast Corporation…

Warner Bros. Discovery Stock Drops as Wall Street Reacts to Earnings and Lack of Guidance

hollywoodreporter.com Warner Bros. Discovery and its stock were in Wall Street’s focus on Friday as analysts dissected its fourth-quarter and 2023 earnings report and management’s lack of…

GagaOOLala, the World's Largest LGBTQ+ Streaming Platform, Announces Impressive 2023 Viewer Metrics

benzinga.com TAIPEI, Feb. 23, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- GagaOOLala is thrilled to announce its outstanding viewership and subscription milestones for 2023. With the global launch of several…

‘Game Of Thrones’ Prequel ‘Knight Of The Seven Kingdoms’ Gets Premiere Window At HBO

deadline.com Title card for 'Game of Thrones' spinoff 'A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms: The Hedge Knight' (WT) We’re getting bit more information about the latest Game of Thrones spinoff.…

‘Game of Thrones’ Spinoff ‘The Hedge Knight’ Gets 2025 Release Date

hollywoodreporter.com Dunk and Egg keep journeying closer to their HBO debut. On Friday, Warner Bros. Discovery CEO David Zaslav gave an update on the next Game of Thrones spin-off series: A…

Warner Bros. Discovery Shares Dive 13% on Q4 Results

thewrap.com Shares of Warner Bros. Discovery slumped 13% Friday after it reported fourth-quarter results that fell short of Wall Street hopes, despite becoming the first Hollywood…

‘Game of Thrones’ Creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss Say They Left HBO Over ‘Dysfunction,’ Lack of Stability

thewrap.com Back in 2019, “Game of Thrones” showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss made headlines for securing an exclusive deal with Netflix. Now the creative pair are opening up…

Wall St extends AI-led rally, Nvidia crosses $2 trillion in market value

investing.com Wall Street's main indexes extended gains on Friday and Nvidia (NASDAQ: ) leapt above $2 trillion in market valuation for the first time on the AI frenzy that has gripped…

Stock market today: Wall Street gains ground and is on track for another winning week

abcnews.go.com Stocks rose on Wall Street, keeping the market on track for its sixth winning week in the last seven Stock market today: Wall Street gains ground and is on track for another…

Warner Bros. Discovery Chief David Zaslav On How Sports Streaming Bundle With Disney And Fox Will Help Viewers: “You Won’t Be Thinking, ‘What Channel Is It…

deadline.com In his first public comments about a planned sports streaming joint venture with Disney and Fox, Warner Bros. Discovery CEO David Zaslav said it will increase the companies’…

David Zaslav Admits Warner Bros. Movies' Underperformance

thewrap.com On Friday’s earnings call, Warner Bros. Discovery CEO and president David Zaslav both touted recent progress on the film side while fully acknowledging that the studio’s…

Warner Bros. Discover: Debt down, profits up, yet questions remain

marketbeat.com Warner Bros. Discovery NASDAQ: WBD is the media and entertainment sector powerhouse born from the 2022 merger of WarnerMedia and Discovery. Warner Bros. Discovery’s earnings…

Warner Bros. Discovery Q4 Hit By Softer Advertising, Strike Impact; “We Have An Attack Plan For 2024”

deadline.com Warner Bros. Discovery saw revenue dip but losses narrow in the last quarter of 2023. Free cash flow grew — a key metric that allows the David Zaslav-led media giant to…

‘Harry Potter’ TV Series Due To Hit Max In 2026: Everything We Know About The Cast, What J.K. Rowling Says & More

deadline.com UPDATED with latest release date outlook. Warner Bros. Discovery CEO David Zaslav confirmed Friday that a long-planned Harry Potter series is aiming to debut on Max in 2026.…

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