Tuesday, July 14, 2020

JAMES MURDOCH RESIGNS AS CHAIRMAN OF BSKYB

April 3, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

James Murdoch, the embattled son of News Corp Chairman Rupert Murdoch,has stepped down from his post as chairman of the British TV satellite service BSkyB, saying that he did not want the company to be “undermined by matters outside the scope of this company.” He acknowledged that his chairmanship of the company “could become a […]

AL PACINO TO PLAY PHIL SPECTOR?

October 11, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

In one of the oddest casting decisions of this or any other year, HBO is planning to star Al Pacino in a biographical movie about record producer Phil Spector, who is currently serving a 19-years-to-life sentence for murdering actress Lana Clarkson, the New York Times reported on its website late Friday without citing sources. The […]

NBC PROMISES NOT TO MOVE SUPER BOWL TO PAY-TV

August 13, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

As federal regulators consider the possible antitrust implications of the NBC Universal-Comcast merger, NBC is assuring them that it will not move the Super Bowl and other major sports events from broadcast to cable TV if the merger is approved, MediaPost.com reported Thursday. The website said that it had obtained a summary of an August […]