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Small Spaces Draw Focus

ENTERTAINMENT: Tight market leaves little room for large production facilities.

Smaller production spaces take a bigger role in L.A.’s tight real estate market.

Exec to Sound Off On Country Music

Grand Ole Opry vet Pete Fisher heads to L.A. to tune up ACM’s ties in entertainment business.

Academy of Country Music’s Pete Fisher is heading to Los Angeles to play up the genre.

Paper’s Former HQ Pressed Into Action

Partnership plans mixed-use repackaging to revitalize Herald-Examiner building.

Partnership looks to deliver a ground-up makeover for the former Herald-Examiner building.

Voice Media Group Puts LA Weekly Up for Sale

Los Angeles’ feisty alternative weekly, the LA Weekly is up for sale, owner Voice Media Group has announced. Voice Media Group (VMG) owns several publications across the country, including Phoenix New Times, Houston Press, and Miami New Times, among others.

2016 “Busiest Year in Recent Memory” for On-Location Filming in L.A.

Location, location, location: FilmL.A. Inc. reports encouraging news that on-location filming in Greater Los Angeles increased 6 percent in 2016, making last year “the busiest year in recent memory” for local filming, with nearly 40,000 days of shooting in area locations.

Musical Could Tune Up Los Angeles for Visitors

TOURISM: Officials cast filming locations for hit ‘La La Land’ as draw.

Local officials are framing the shooting locations of hit movie “La La Land” as star attractions.

L.A. “Crushes” Tourism Records in 2016 With 47 Million Visitors

Universal Studios Hollywood is L.A.’s most popular tourist destination. So it seems only fitting that Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and other city and entertainment officials chose Universal as the site for today’s announcement of 2016 as a record year for Los Angeles tourism.

DreamWorks Animation to Hire New CEO

DreamWorks Animation is getting a new chief. Chris DeFaria, president of animation and technical innovation at Warner Bros. Pictures, is expected to be named DreamWorks chief executive, the Hollywood Reporter said Tuesday.

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Golden Globes Turns Up Shine at Beverly Hilton

On Roll in Hollywood

Beverly Hilton rolls out the red carpet, a mountain of food, and an army of employees to serve the Golden Globes.

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