Digital advertising agency H Code Media Inc. announced June 21 it will handle U.S. advertising for Radio Programas del Peru, a 55-year-old Lima-based radio and television broadcasting company.
The Walt Disney Co. has reached a second agreement with 21st Century Fox to purchase Fox’s movie and television assets, this time for the much higher price of $71.3 billion.
Burbank-based Walt Disney Co. offered $71.3 billion in cash and stock for the film and television assets of 21st Century Fox , outbidding Comcast, which placed a $65 billion all-cash bid for Fox earlier this month.
Patrick Soon-Shiong said that he will seek a seat on the Tribune Co. board now that his $500 million purchase of the Los Angeles Times and other California News Group holdings was finalized on June 18.
Pacific 6 Enterprises, a group headed by John Molina, has bought the Long Beach Post and added seven staff members to the online news publication, according to a June 18 announcement provided to the Business Journal.
The Athletic, a San Francisco-based sports journalism website, will hire seven full-time Los Angeles-based reporters effective June 18. Many of them will come from established Los Angeles publications.
California has recently seen an increase in the number of motion picture industry employees, but the state government could do more to lure movie making back to the Golden State.
Prominent talent agency ICM Partners announced June 14 a partnership with Evolved, a talent agency that focuses on representing e-sports players.
Comcast Corp. has placed a $65 billion all-cash bid for the same film and television assets that 21st Century Fox had agreed to sell to Burbank-based Walt Disney Co. for about $52 billion.
The day before the 2018 World Cup hosted its first match, FIFA, the International Federation of Association Football, announced that the U.S., Mexico and Canada will host the 2026 games.
A federal judge has approved AT&T Inc.’s acquisition of Time Warner Inc., the parent company of Warner Bros. Entertainment in Burbank.
Prohbtd Media Inc., a cannabis media company based in Culver City, has raised $8 million in a series A funding round.
Advertising targeted to consumers in the Los Angeles television market is set to tick up about 5 percent, according to projections provided by Virginia-based BIA Advisory Services.
Harry Potter fans rally to add vegan option at Universal Studios theme parks
It’s going to take a little more than magic for a group of Harry Potter fans pining for vegan butterbeer on the menu at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter parks at Universal Studios, including the Universal City location.
Santa Monica’s H Code Media announced June 6 that the Hispanic Heritage Foundation selected H Code to do digital marketing for the Washington, D.C. non-profit.