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While studying civil engineering in college, Lance Sterling worked in bars, nightclubs and concert venues — and found his true calling. The gig: As the head of Sterling Venue Ventures, Lance Sterling runs the recently renovated Saban Theatre concert venue in Beverly Hills and also owns and operates the Canyon Club in Agoura Hills.
DreamWorks Animation's "Mr. Peabody & Sherman" scored a box-office victory with a strong second weekend as "Need for Speed" fell short of expectations and "Tyler Perry's The Single Moms Club" bombed.
A coalition of entertainment industry groups, politicians and community members rallied Saturday to support legislation that would extend and expand California’s film and TV tax credit, which is due to expire in 2017.
Don't even think CGI — the former stuntman uses up to 40 cameras for a single scene to put the audience in the driver's seat. In a climactic car-chase scene in the new movie "Need for Speed," a race car barrels into the back of a police SUV, sending the truck flying through the air.
The city of Los Angeles alleges Time Warner Cable owes franchise fees over four years through 2011. The city seeks nearly $10 million. Time Warner Cable Inc. has stirred anger over its hike in subscription rates for customers and its efforts to extract hefty fees from rivals to air the L.A. Dodgers channel.
Media networks executive Anne Sweeney's departure could set up important moves on a corporate chess board as Disney prepares for bigger changes. It's one of Hollywood's longest-running guessing games: Who will succeed Walt Disney Co. Chairman and Chief Executive Robert Iger? And it just got a little more interesting.
Time Warner Cable has more problems in Los Angeles.
From 'Wunderkind' music teacher to leading big business to growing a social action media conglomerate, CEO Jim Berk continues to hit all the right notes. At just 21, a kid from the San Fernando Valley named Jim Berk began work as a music teacher at Carson High School. Show More Summary
The 12th season of Gordon Ramsay's "Hell's Kitchen" on Fox premiered with ratings that were generally in line with last year's opener, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
After the coffee. Before finding my winter coat.
DreamWorks Pictures' "Need for Speed" is expected to outpace Tyler Perry's "The Single Moms Club" for a box-office victory this weekend.
Dick Clark Productions is in advanced talks to hire ABC executive Mark Bracco for a senior creative role at the company, people with knowledge of the matter said.
"American Idol" posted a weekly ratings decline Wednesday, according to early numbers from Nielsen. Still, Fox held off CBS to win Wednesday night in the key viewing demographic.
After the coffee. Before finding a way to get that lost hour back.
The Federal Communication Commission's efforts to apply stricter oversight of partnerships between local television stations has created tensions inside the regulatory agency and with broadcasters.
Disney CEO Iger is said to want an insider to assume the job. Ben Sherwood, Gary Marsh and Nancy Dubuc are likely candidates. Help Wanted: Walt Disney Co. seeks executive with experience in both broadcast and cable television. Must embrace new technologies, display keen programming instincts and be deft at corporate politics. Internal candidates welcome.
BEIJING -- China’s box office has made its first $1 billion for the year, crossing the mark in the week that ended Sunday with some help from “Robocop.”
Female country singers are complaining that their music is being pushed off the airwaves by a new crew of young, male, “bro-country” musicians singing interchangeable songs about dirt roads, pickup trucks, girls in tiny cutoff jeans and beer, lots of beer.
Tuesday's episode of "The Voice," the final round of blind auditions, fell in the ratings from last week but was still the top show in prime time, propelling NBC to a nightly victory in a key demographic.
After the coffee. Before deciding if what I really want to do is direct.