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Paramount Pictures Chairman and Chief Executive Brad Grey is apparently on his way out after 12 years at the helm of the financially troubled studio.
The California Film Commission on Monday announced it was allocating another $100 million in film tax credits to 22 film productions, including a remake of “A Star Is Born,” and an untitled big-budget film from Paramount Pictures.
Snap Inc. and A&E Networks jointly announced a content production partnership Friday that will include the development of the first original unscripted content on Snapchat.
ICM Partners takes step back into journalism business with pickup of Headline Media Management.
ICM Partners looks to re-establish its talent for representation in broadcast journalism.
Set for Take-Off?
Plan to close Santa Monica Airport has some businesses there looking to land a new home.
INVESTMENT: Centerfield expands service in sales with Qology Direct acquisition.
Ad tech firm Centerfield lands $156 million to help step into consumer sales side of scene.
ENTERTAINMENT: Local vendors boosted by awards include florists, chauffeurs.
Oscars provide golden opportunity for businesses such as florists and chauffeur services.
Discover Los Angeles, the city’s tourism marketing arm, has launched a campaign focused on selling visitors on the “feeling” of the city.
ICM Partners talent and literary agency is expanding its reach into on-air talent by acquiring Headline Media Management (HMM), a boutique firm representing anchors, reporters, hosts, and producers in news, lifestyle and sports broadcasting. HMM Chief Executive Lou Oppenheim and President Michael Glantz will join the agency as partners. Oppenheim will head the new broadcasting department at ICM and Glantz will lead news and programming efforts within the department. Details of the deal were not disclosed.
Upworthy media company and Good Worldwide Inc., a self-described global media brand and social impact company, will join forces in a merger that its leaders say will position the new entity as a leader in social good media and consulting.
MEDIA: L.A. Times’ parent, tronc, sticks by tech strategy.
After a year of digital focus, Los Angeles Times’ parent, tronc, has only a few positive results to report.
Producers of the nine films nominated for Best Picture look to reap the Academy Award bonanza
Producers of the best picture field pursue an epic Oscar win with lower-budget fare marked by diversity.
Something fishy might be going on in the sushi supply chain. The 26 L.A. restaurants that a recent UCLA study found had incorrectly identified almost half of their sushi could be the victims of fish fraud rather than the perpetrators, according to one of the report’s authors.
Greenland Group will open doors to downtown development with boutique Indigo’s March debut.
Greenland Group looks to open doors downtown with the opening of boutique hotel Indigo.