VideoWhile ONE Championship remains a relative unknown to most fight fans in the U.S., it has quickly become not just the premier MMA promotion in Asia, but the largest sports media property in the continent’s history. ONE Championship Chairman and Founder Chatri Sityodtong (Image via ONE) That may be hard to believe [...]
Four Relativity Media films are making their way back on the schedule in the wake of the entertainment company emerging from Chapter 11. All of these titles have endured some sort of shell game maneuvers and legal battles as Relativity has tried to get its house in order. The Kate Bosworth thriller Before I Wake will finally open on Sept. Show More Summary
We had to do a double take. Amber Portwood has been laying relatively low in the media over the past several weeks, but a look at her Instagram page reveals that she's gone through a transformation. We knew she went from a redhead to...Show More Summary
When Marvel tapped Taika Waititi to direct Thor: Ragnarok many people weren't sure what to expect. Waititi was relatively unknown, and what he was known for was more comedy than superhero action. If the director's own personality is anything to go by, the next Thor movie may have us rolling in the isles. Show More Summary
The media has one of the biggest gender pay gaps of any industry, and the New York Times certainly isn't an exception. Among the company's union-represented employees, it pays women 7 percent less than men, according to a report released on Thursday by the New York NewsGuild. And it's even worse for ... More »
The families of the Paris attacks victims have asked the government to exempt their dead relatives from taxes, which their next-of-kin are now expected to cover under French law, local media reported Wednesday.
Ryan Kavanaugh, founder of the of the once-high-flying Relativity Media, which emerged in March from a 2015 Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing, has his East Coast-style spread in Malibu’s celeb-popular Point Dume area up for sale at a hair less than $10 million. The pugnacious film financier, married for the third time last year, at a... Read more »
Netflix is threatening to stream two films produced by Relativity Media before their debut in theaters, a move the Hollywood studio says could prove devastating as it seeks to regain its footing after emerging from bankruptcy protection.
Entrepreneurs tend to take for granted how easy it is to start media companies in the U.S. The abundance of capital and potential ad revenue and lack of governmental censorship make it relatively simple for anyone with an idea to get something started. (Whether they’ll be able to sustain it is another question entirely.) Other...
I’ve been relatively quiet here and on social media for a few days. There are a few times in life when BIG and GOOD things hit you at the same time, and that happened, and it just stunned me into silence. On Friday night, this website was honored with an Iris Award for Most Informative Content. This […]
In China, corruption is definitely a family affair. The Chinese government announced this month it is making a renewed attempt to tackle an issue that has plagued one-party rule here: The way relatives of some top officials have used their political ties to amass fabulous wealth. State media says that four out of every five […]
Programming in UHD has gone up tenfold, although only a relatively small amount is still available. More media enterprises are coming online with UHD broadcasts and standards have arrived to a certain degree, with initial support for content and devices. But we are still far from pervasive UHD-ready facilities and end-to-end workflows. At the Streaming Media East […]
As we enter the final months of the presidential primary campaigns, the average American is being bombarded by the candidates, advertising, and media, all in service of touting the relative strengths and weaknesses of their electoral choices. Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Lori Sinanyan, an attorney at Jones Day who represented Relativity Media in its Chapter 11 financial restructuring, will be join Relativity as Chief Counsel beginning May 2. Andrew Levin was named President and Chief Legal Officer in November. Show More Summary
Nate Silver: “It also helps that Trump’s system-is-rigged message is relatively simple and plays into the media’s master narrative of the Republican race as a conflict between the Republican base and the GOP establishment. The Republicans’ delegate selection rules, by [...]
What is our fascination with post-apocalyptic media? Maybe it's the fear of the unknown, in that things may actually be that dire one day, and a peek into the future is relatively harmless. Maybe it's because some of the greatest filmmakers of our time, including George Miller, flock to projects like that because they provide
Struggling Serie A giants AC Milan were left red-faced amid a social media backlash that mocked the club for a bizarre pre-match ‘Haka’ ritual dance prior to a Serie A game on Thursday. Seven-time European champions Milan hosted relegation-haunted...Show More Summary
Threshold Media Corp. v. Relativity Media, LLC, No. CV 10-09318, 2013 WL 11287701 (C.D. Cal. Mar. 15, 2013) Older case that just popped up in my Westclip search; blogging because it’s still interesting after three years. Threshold sued Relativity for infringing its copyright in two sound recordings by using portions in Relativity’s film Catfish. Show More Summary
VP of Exhibits and Archives Edward Meyer. (All Photos: © 2016 Ripley Entertainment Inc.) When a two-headed calf is stillborn on a farm somewhere in Iowa, a local media outlet may or may not produce a short item, depending on the relative busyness of the news cycle. Show More Summary
Meghan Trainor is a true talent. On Monday, the soulful singer took to social media to remind us all that she's SUPER musical! The beauty posted a video to Instagram as she plays along to her own song Watch Me Do on the trumpet! Related: Listen To Meghan's New Single! The fierce female whipped out her old high [...]