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The Hollywood Reporter
Time Warner CEO 2015 Pay Disclosed23 percent. Bewkes' compensation has typically come in below those of such hig
Time Warner CEO 2015 Pay Disclosed
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
23 percent. Bewkes' compensation has typically come in below those of such highly paid industry peers as CBS Corp. CEO Leslie Moonves and Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman. Bewkes has served as CEO since 2008 and chairman since 2009 and has been with... Read more
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Variety
Inside the Glaring Income Inequality in Studio Executives vs. Average Workersmedia titans among the top 15 “Most Overpaid CEOs,” led by Discovery’s David Za
Inside the Glaring Income Inequality in Studio Executives vs. Average Workers
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
media titans among the top 15 “Most Overpaid CEOs,” led by Discovery’s David Zaslav and including Iger, Dauman and CBS’ Leslie Moonves. (Zaslav’s total compensation dropped substantially from 2014 to 2015 — from more than $156 million to $32.4... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Entertainment Earnings Season: Film Units Set for Close-Upperiod “on a stronger view of ad revenue from the Super Bowl.” Analysts will k
Entertainment Earnings Season: Film Units Set for Close-Up
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
period “on a stronger view of ad revenue from the Super Bowl.” Analysts will keep an eye on any latest comments from CEO Leslie Moonves on the planned sale or spin-off of the company’s radio station business, which CBS first announced in March,... Read more
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Variety
How Donald Trump Rode Reality TV Fame to a Bid for the White Houseweek with Trump. In a foreshadowing of things to come on the campaign trail, T
How Donald Trump Rode Reality TV Fame to a Bid for the White House
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
week with Trump. In a foreshadowing of things to come on the campaign trail, Trump quickly picked a fight with CBS chief Leslie Moonves after the show came out of the gate strong. Trump called the exec “the most highly overrated person in... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
LSU alum named new CBS executive VP of Affiliate Relationsstrong understanding of the intricacies involved within the network-affiliate b
LSU alum named new CBS executive VP of Affiliate Relations
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 days ago
strong understanding of the intricacies involved within the network-affiliate business model and where it is heading," said Leslie Moonves, CBS chairman and chief executive officer. Davis will report to Moonves and work closely with Ray Hopkins,... Read more
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Raw Story
Why Donald Trump could change journalism for the bettercontrast – and providing a masterful illustration of the tension between journa
Why Donald Trump could change journalism for the better
Raw Story / Posted 8 days ago
contrast – and providing a masterful illustration of the tension between journalistic and business values – CBS head Leslie Moonves recently told an audience of investors that while Trump “may not be good for America” he is “damn good for... Read more
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Salon.com
A week of election coverage melted my brain: Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and America’s terminal narcissismof those who own TV networks. Gluing eyeballs to screens (and ads) is, of cours
A week of election coverage melted my brain: Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and America’s terminal narcissism
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
of those who own TV networks. Gluing eyeballs to screens (and ads) is, of course, the real news about the news. CBS CEO Leslie Moonves couldn’t have been blunter on how the present system works. At a Morgan Stanley investors’ conference last... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
CBS Chief Executive Leslie Moonves was paid $56.8 million in 2015CBS Chief Executive Leslie Moonves collected compensation valued at $56.8 milli
CBS Chief Executive Leslie Moonves was paid $56.8 million in 2015
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 days ago
CBS Chief Executive Leslie Moonves collected compensation valued at $56.8 million in 2015, securing his standing as one of America's highest-paid executives. That included $3.5 million in base salary, stock awards of $25.5 million, stock options of... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
CBS CEO Leslie Moonves' Pay Falls Slightly to $56.8 Million in 2015He had made $57.2 million in 2014. CBS Corp. chairman, president and CEO Lesli
CBS CEO Leslie Moonves' Pay Falls Slightly to $56.8 Million in 2015
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
He had made $57.2 million in 2014. CBS Corp. chairman, president and CEO Leslie Moonves received compensation of $56.8 million in 2015, compared with $57.2 million in 2014, according to the company's proxy statement filed with the Securities and... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Stephen Colbert's 'Late Show' Change: Why a CBS News Vet Was Brought in as Showrunnerhour-long program set in fairly quickly. And so about two months ago, Colbert b
Stephen Colbert's 'Late Show' Change: Why a CBS News Vet Was Brought in as Showrunner
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 17 days ago
hour-long program set in fairly quickly. And so about two months ago, Colbert began talking with CBS Corp. chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves and the network’s entertainment chief Glenn Geller about bringing in a showrunner. According to sources,... Read more
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Variety
Inside CBS’ Bid to Bolster ‘Late Show With Stephen Colbert’ago, according to the person familiar with the matter, during a discussion betw
Inside CBS’ Bid to Bolster ‘Late Show With Stephen Colbert’
Variety / Posted 17 days ago
ago, according to the person familiar with the matter, during a discussion between David Rhodes, president of CBS News and Leslie Moonves, chairman-CEO of CBS Corp. Moonves is said to have proposed the idea of moving Licht to the late-night... Read more
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The News & Observer
CBS and Turner extend contract for NCAA men's basketball tournamentin 2010. "The thinking is it's been a successful three-way partnership for six
CBS and Turner extend contract for NCAA men's basketball tournament
The News & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
in 2010. "The thinking is it's been a successful three-way partnership for six years so why not continue it," CBS Chairman Leslie Moonves told the Los Angeles Times. Turners' cable networks TNT, TBS and TruTV have seen their ratings skyrocket... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sumer Redstone, 92, replaces health care agent with his daughtermentally competent to run CBS and Viacom, stepped back as chairman of both in F
Sumer Redstone, 92, replaces health care agent with his daughter
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
mentally competent to run CBS and Viacom, stepped back as chairman of both in February. At CBS, longtime chief executive Leslie Moonves took the chairman’s role with the blessing of Shari Redstone. Dauman became chairman of Viacom, even as Shari... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Sumner Redstone competency case in settlement talksroughly 80% of the voting shares at CBS and Viacom. He resigned as chairman of
Sumner Redstone competency case in settlement talks
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 25 days ago
roughly 80% of the voting shares at CBS and Viacom. He resigned as chairman of both companies in February (replaced by Leslie Moonves at CBS and Philippe Dauman at Viacom) but remains chairman emeritus at both. Herzer, one of Redstone's... Read more
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NBC News
After Disney CEO's Sudden Departure, Could Sheryl Sandberg be Next to Lead?conglomerate in the past and is a known quantity with the investment community.
After Disney CEO's Sudden Departure, Could Sheryl Sandberg be Next to Lead?
NBC News / Posted 25 days ago
conglomerate in the past and is a known quantity with the investment community. There's also a chance that CBS chief Leslie Moonves could find himself in the market for a new perch given the uncertainty surrounding the future of Sumner... Read more
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Newsmax
Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg on Short List to Take Over Disneyconglomerate in the past and is a known quantity with the investment community.
Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg on Short List to Take Over Disney
Newsmax / Posted 26 days ago
conglomerate in the past and is a known quantity with the investment community. There's also a chance that CBS chief Leslie Moonves could find himself in the market for a new perch given the uncertainty surrounding the future of Sumner... Read more
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26d
Variety
From Sheryl Sandberg to Peter Chernin: Counting Down Potential Disney Successorsconglomerate in the past and is a known quantity with the investment community.
From Sheryl Sandberg to Peter Chernin: Counting Down Potential Disney Successors
Variety / Posted 26 days ago
conglomerate in the past and is a known quantity with the investment community. There’s also a chance that CBS chief Leslie Moonves could find himself in the market for a new perch given the uncertainty surrounding the future of Sumner... Read more
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Darien News-Review
How Donald Trump Made TV Profits Great Again: Inside 2016’s Insatiable Cash GrabChristmas morning. “From an audience perspective, the viewers are watching.” A
How Donald Trump Made TV Profits Great Again: Inside 2016’s Insatiable Cash Grab
Darien News-Review / Posted 27 days ago
Christmas morning. “From an audience perspective, the viewers are watching.” And earlier this month, CBS chief executive Leslie Moonves told investors at a conference in San Francisco that the “circus” of the 2016 presidential race “may not be... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
How Donald Trump Made TV Profits Great Again: Inside 2016’s Insatiable Cash GrabChristmas morning. “From an audience perspective, the viewers are watching.” A
How Donald Trump Made TV Profits Great Again: Inside 2016’s Insatiable Cash Grab
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
Christmas morning. “From an audience perspective, the viewers are watching.” And earlier this month, CBS chief executive Leslie Moonves told investors at a conference in San Francisco that the “circus” of the 2016 presidential race “may not be... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
How Donald Trump Made TV Profits Great Again: Inside 2016’s Insatiable Cash GrabChristmas morning. “From an audience perspective, the viewers are watching.” A
How Donald Trump Made TV Profits Great Again: Inside 2016’s Insatiable Cash Grab
Stamford Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
Christmas morning. “From an audience perspective, the viewers are watching.” And earlier this month, CBS chief executive Leslie Moonves told investors at a conference in San Francisco that the “circus” of the 2016 presidential race “may not be... Read more
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Connecticut Post
How Donald Trump Made TV Profits Great Again: Inside 2016’s Insatiable Cash GrabChristmas morning. “From an audience perspective, the viewers are watching.” A
How Donald Trump Made TV Profits Great Again: Inside 2016’s Insatiable Cash Grab
Connecticut Post / Posted 27 days ago
Christmas morning. “From an audience perspective, the viewers are watching.” And earlier this month, CBS chief executive Leslie Moonves told investors at a conference in San Francisco that the “circus” of the 2016 presidential race “may not be... Read more
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Salon.com
All Donald Trump, all the time: How our dumbed-down media creates a dumbed-down electoratecandidates, not to elucidate the issues at stake in the presidential race, but
All Donald Trump, all the time: How our dumbed-down media creates a dumbed-down electorate
Salon.com / Posted 28 days ago
candidates, not to elucidate the issues at stake in the presidential race, but to boost their own ratings. As CBS CEO Leslie Moonves put it at a recent investment conference, “It may not be good for America, but it’s damn good for CBS. The... Read more
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Connecticut Post
One of the most successful agents in Hollywood makes 300 calls a dayto be working. “When I get in my office at 7:30 in New York, he’s the only one
One of the most successful agents in Hollywood makes 300 calls a day
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
to be working. “When I get in my office at 7:30 in New York, he’s the only one I can call — and he’s in LA,” CBS chairman Leslie Moonves told THR. "Ari is often calling just to say, 'Can I help? All good? You need anything?'" said HBO CEO Richard... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
One of the most successful agents in Hollywood makes 300 calls a dayto be working. “When I get in my office at 7:30 in New York, he’s the only one
One of the most successful agents in Hollywood makes 300 calls a day
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
to be working. “When I get in my office at 7:30 in New York, he’s the only one I can call — and he’s in LA,” CBS chairman Leslie Moonves told THR. "Ari is often calling just to say, 'Can I help? All good? You need anything?'" said HBO CEO Richard... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
One of the most successful agents in Hollywood makes 300 calls a dayto be working. “When I get in my office at 7:30 in New York, he’s the only one
One of the most successful agents in Hollywood makes 300 calls a day
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
to be working. “When I get in my office at 7:30 in New York, he’s the only one I can call — and he’s in LA,” CBS chairman Leslie Moonves told THR. "Ari is often calling just to say, 'Can I help? All good? You need anything?'" said HBO CEO Richard... Read more
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