Tuesday, August 3, 2021

SONY AGREES TO CONSIDER SPINNING OFF ENTERTAINMENT PROPERTIES

May 22, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Sony has agreed to consider a plan proposed by investor Dan Loeb and his Third Point hedge fund to spin off part of its entertainment division. While initially appearing to dismiss Loeb’s proposal, Sony chief Kazuo Hirai appeared to do an about-face today. “The proposal from Third Point, Dan Loeb is something that we should […]

CRIMINAL MINDS SPINOFF TOPS THE ORIGINAL IN DEBUT

February 18, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Despite damning criticism by many TV critics, the CBS spinoff series Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior attracted 12.9 million viewers at 10:00 p.m. Wednesday, actually improving slightly on the numbers for the original Criminal Minds, which preceded it at 9:00 p.m. and drew 12.8 million viewers. At 8:00 p.m., however, the season debut of Survivor: Redemption […]