| Jan 4, 2012
| 12:34 PM
Entertainment giant Walt Disney Co. has struck a deal allowing Comcast Corp. cable customers access to all of its popular channels — including ESPN, ABC, ABC Family and the Disney Channel — from portable devices and video-on-demand services....
| Jan 24, 2012
| 7:49 AM
Viacom Inc.'s Nickelodeonhas struck a deal for 80 episodes of a prime time soap opera for its Nick-at-Nite programming block that will debut later this year.
Based on the Mexican telenovela "Alcanzar una Estrella," "Reach for a Star" is part of...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 3:59 PM
Warner Bros. Studios is the latest to feel the loss of falling home video sales, laying off roughly 50 employees last week. All the workers were based in Burbank.
Company officials declined to comment, but in a statement, the studio said it would be...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 8:21 AM
The Walt Disney Co.and the nation's leading Spanish-language broadcaster are in talks to launch an English-language cable news channel, according to people familiar with the matter.
A new 24-hour channel would represent a move by both companies to ...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 11:43 AM
Comcast Corp. beat analysts' estimates with a 26% increase in fourth-quarter profit, but two NBCUniversalunits continued to struggle: the NBCbroadcast network and Universal Pictures.
For the quarter ended Dec. 31, the Philadelphia cable television...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 3:09 PM
The Walt Disney Co.has reached an agreement that would bring Pixar Animation Studios' "Cars 2," Disney's"The Muppets" and other approved films to Chinese cable television viewers, broadening the Burbank entertainment giant's access in the world's most...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 7:50 AM
Production has been halted on the cable TV series "1000 Ways to Die" because of a labor dispute with crew members.
"Spike TV has confirmed that production of season four of '1000 Ways to Die' has concluded," according to a statement from the cable...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 7:48 AM
The Los Angeles County deputy district attorney who successfully prosecuted Charles Manson and several followers for the 1969 murders of Sharon Tate and six others, is scheduled to appear live Thursday on “The Larry Zarian Show” to discuss his...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 3:41 PM
Frieda Jordan, president of the Armenian Bone Marrow Donor Registry, is scheduled to appear live on “The Larry Zarian Show” Thursday to discuss an upcoming fundraiser and the importance of attracting more donors.
Morre Dean, chief executive...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 1:16 PM
A year ago, the Warner Bros. facilities department was looking for a pet project to give back to the community. The Burbank Animal Shelter fit the bill.
“We went over with them all the things we needed, and they were able to do a lot,” said...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 7:52 AM
Strong sales for "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows -- Part 1" pushed up Warner Bros.' home video movie revenue by 29% amid an overall shrinking market, helping drive improved financial results for media conglomerate Time Warner during the second...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 4:59 PM
BURBANK — A 29-year-old Panorama City man has pleaded not guilty to charges that he and two other men posed as Charter Communications employees to steal copper wire from utility poles, officials said.
Jesus Arreguin-Lopez faces a felony count of...