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No red carpet for ‘Batman v Superman’ London premiere after Brussels attacks

No red carpet for ‘Batman v Superman’ London premiere after Brussels attacks

Published 23/03/2016

Movie studio Warner Bros went ahead with Tuesday's London premiere of "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice," its new superhero movie, but skipped the traditional [more…]

Mediaset says pay TV is core and not for sale

Mediaset says pay TV is core and not for sale

Published 22/03/2016

MILAN Italian broadcaster Mediaset (MS.MI) poured cold water on Tuesday on speculation it was planning to sell part of its pay TV unit to French [more…]

Telecom Italia CEO exit raises prospect of Vivendi-led overhaul

Telecom Italia CEO exit raises prospect of Vivendi-led overhaul

Published 21/03/2016

MILAN/LONDON Telecom Italia Chief Executive Marco Patuano officially resigned on Monday, confirming reports at the weekend he was on his way out as top shareholder [more…]

Some documents in Sumner Redstone case to be unsealed: judge

Some documents in Sumner Redstone case to be unsealed: judge

Published 18/03/2016

LOS ANGELES A Los Angeles judge tentatively ruled on Friday that certain documents can be made public in a lawsuit that challenges the mental competency [more…]

‘Zootopia’ rules, Sacha Baron Cohen’s ‘Brothers Grimsby’ bombs

‘Zootopia’ rules, Sacha Baron Cohen’s ‘Brothers Grimsby’ bombs

Published 13/03/2016

(Variety.com) - Disney’s “Zootopia” cruised to another box office victory this weekend, picking up $50 million and barreling across the $100 million mark domestically.

After [more…]

Rock keyboardist Keith Emerson died from self-inflicted gunshot

Rock keyboardist Keith Emerson died from self-inflicted gunshot

Published 12/03/2016

NEW YORK British-born keyboardist Keith Emerson of the 1970's progressive rock band Emerson, Lake & Palmer died from a self-inflicted single gunshot to his head, [more…]

‘Dog Whisperer’ Millan defends methods amid probe over cruelty to a pig

‘Dog Whisperer’ Millan defends methods amid probe over cruelty to a pig

Published 12/03/2016

Popular U.S. television dog trainer Cesar Millan, known as the "Dog Whisperer," said on Friday he understands why he is being investigated for animal cruelty [more…]

Hulk Hogan’s side rests after slamming Gawker in sex tape lawsuit

Hulk Hogan’s side rests after slamming Gawker in sex tape lawsuit

Published 11/03/2016

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. Attorneys for wrestling celebrity Hulk Hogan rested their $100 million privacy invasion case against the Gawker news outlet on Friday, wrapping up [more…]

Vivendi ups Telecom Italia stake to just below bid threshold

Vivendi ups Telecom Italia stake to just below bid threshold

Published 11/03/2016

MILAN French media group Vivendi (VIV.PA) has raised its stake in Telecom Italia (TLIT.MI) to 24.9 percent, just below the 25 percent threshold that would [more…]

J.J. Abrams harnesses element of surprise for ’10 Cloverfield Lane’

J.J. Abrams harnesses element of surprise for ’10 Cloverfield Lane’

Published 11/03/2016

LOS ANGELES Coming off the mass marketing for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," filmmaker J.J. Abrams decided to change things up for "10 Cloverfield Lane," [more…]