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The Hollywood Reporter
How Will DreamWorks Animation Boost NBCUniversal's Theme Park Business?The acquisition should give Universal Studios a substantial shot in its arms ra
How Will DreamWorks Animation Boost NBCUniversal's Theme Park Business?
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 41 minutes ago
The acquisition should give Universal Studios a substantial shot in its arms race with Disney. One of the key areas of NBCUniversal that stands to gain from the company's $3.87 billion acquisition of DreamWorks Animation is its theme park... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ben & Jerry's plans May opening in St. AugustineAccording to the Ben & Jerry’s website, there are 25 ice cream shops in Florida
Ben & Jerry's plans May opening in St. Augustine
The Florida Times-Union / Posted an hour ago
According to the Ben & Jerry’s website, there are 25 ice cream shops in Florida, including those on cruise ships and Universal Studios Florida. To get the franchise, the Nettleses had to place the new shop in a prime location, which is why... Read more
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International Business Times
Fast and Furious 8 plot: Did Vin Diesel tease Dominic Toretto's Cuba links in the sequel? Paul Walker, Fast and Furious 8 is back on track with an expectation to break m
Fast and Furious 8 plot: Did Vin Diesel tease Dominic Toretto's Cuba links in the sequel?
International Business Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Paul Walker, Fast and Furious 8 is back on track with an expectation to break more box office records in 2017. Produced by Universal Studios, the production announcement of the action thriller franchise may have spilled the beans about the plot.... Read more
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Reuters
Comcast buy of 'Kung Fu Panda' producer aids Asia strategystrategy includes building its presence in other Asian countries and around the
Comcast buy of 'Kung Fu Panda' producer aids Asia strategy
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
strategy includes building its presence in other Asian countries and around the world. In September, it acquired a stake in Universal Studios Japan, which helped drive theme park sales in the first quarter of 2016. DreamWorks also provides original... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 bnin 2009 and in 2013 boosted its stake to 100 percent. That gave Comcast the la
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 bn
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 hours ago
in 2009 and in 2013 boosted its stake to 100 percent. That gave Comcast the large NBC television network as well as Universal Studios in Hollywood and its theme parks. DreamWorks shares surged 24 percent to $39.95 on the news while Comcast... Read more
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Inquirier.net
WATCH: Universal Studios Hollywood now hiring ‘zombies’Universal Studios Hollywood is now looking for young and talented individuals t
WATCH: Universal Studios Hollywood now hiring ‘zombies’
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 hours ago
Universal Studios Hollywood is now looking for young and talented individuals to apply as horrifying zombies and spooky survivors for its next attraction based on the horror drama television series “The Walking Dead”. Out of more than a thousand job... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Jeff Shell Talks DreamWorks Animation Deal: "I Plead Guilty to Disney Envy" (Q&A)correct, and some of them are with us, for example. I’m looking outside my offi
Jeff Shell Talks DreamWorks Animation Deal: "I Plead Guilty to Disney Envy" (Q&A)
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 12 hours ago
correct, and some of them are with us, for example. I’m looking outside my office window at the Shrek [ride] right here at Universal Studios Hollywood. So, we have them too. I think that is a significant part of the deal. I mean, you can't think... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
How the Comcast-DreamWorks deal came together so fast"Madagascar" and "How to Train Your Dragon." Those properties have enormous va
How the Comcast-DreamWorks deal came together so fast
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 hours ago
"Madagascar" and "How to Train Your Dragon." Those properties have enormous value, including for NBCUniversal's growing Universal Studios theme park unit. Comcast and several Chinese partners are building a more than $3-billion theme park near... Read more
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The Huffington Post
You Could Get Paid To Act Like A Zombie From 'The Walking Dead'and paint crafted by the show's actual special effects team. Anyone can sign u
You Could Get Paid To Act Like A Zombie From 'The Walking Dead'
The Huffington Post / Posted 14 hours ago
and paint crafted by the show's actual special effects team. Anyone can sign up for a casting appointment on the Universal Studios website. Performers will be tested on their “scare-abilities" and should come dressed to move, the listing... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Comcast to buy DreamWorks at $41 per share as Hollywood consolidatesits franchise characters through NBCUniversal's consumer products division and
Comcast to buy DreamWorks at $41 per share as Hollywood consolidates
TheStreet.com / Posted 14 hours ago
its franchise characters through NBCUniversal's consumer products division and theme parks, including the recently opened Universal Studios Japan. For the deal to work financially for Comcast, it must remove a variety of costs -- estimated at... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Reasons Why Comcast Buying DreamWorks Animation Makes Sensechanger for Comcast. 1. Theme parks just got a liftComcast is a distant second
3 Reasons Why Comcast Buying DreamWorks Animation Makes Sense
FOX Business / Posted 14 hours ago
changer for Comcast. 1. Theme parks just got a liftComcast is a distant second to Disney in the realm of theme parks, but Universal Studios has been closing the gap in recent years. Comcast's NBCUniversal has been adding attractions at an... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Reasons Why Comcast Buying DreamWorks Animation Makes Sensechanger for Comcast. 1. Theme parks just got a liftComcast is a distant second
3 Reasons Why Comcast Buying DreamWorks Animation Makes Sense
FOX Business / Posted 14 hours ago
changer for Comcast. 1. Theme parks just got a liftComcast is a distant second to Disney in the realm of theme parks, but Universal Studios has been closing the gap in recent years. Comcast's NBCUniversal has been adding attractions at an... Read more
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Perth Now
DreamWorks sold in $3.8bn dealacquired a majority of NBC Universal in 2009 and in 2013 boosted its stake to 1
DreamWorks sold in $3.8bn deal
Perth Now / Posted 15 hours ago
acquired a majority of NBC Universal in 2009 and in 2013 boosted its stake to 100 per cent. That gave Comcast the large NBC television network as well as the Universal Studios in Hollywood and its theme parks. DreamWorks Animation's Prince of E... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Comcast buy of 'Kung Fu Panda' producer aids Asia strategystrategy includes building its presence in other Asian countries and around the
Comcast buy of 'Kung Fu Panda' producer aids Asia strategy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 hours ago
strategy includes building its presence in other Asian countries and around the world. In September, it acquired a stake in Universal Studios Japan, which helped drive theme park sales in the first quarter of 2016. DreamWorks also provides original... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 17 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 17 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
WSMV Nashville / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
Hawaii News Now / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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PhysOrg
Comcast buying DreamWorks Animation for about $3.55Btheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
Comcast buying DreamWorks Animation for about $3.55B
PhysOrg / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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KXXV Waco
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
KXXV Waco / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animationtheme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando
How Comcast will look after buying DreamWorks Animation
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 hours ago
theme parks in Florida and California and the Wet 'n Wild water park in Orlando, Florida. It has a majority stake in Universal Studios Japan and plans to open a theme park in Beijing. The theme parks include rides devoted to Harry Potter... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for US$3.8bin 2009 and in 2013 boosted its stake to 100 per cent. That gave Comcast the la
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for US$3.8b
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 hours ago
in 2009 and in 2013 boosted its stake to 100 per cent. That gave Comcast the large NBC television network as well as Universal Studios in Hollywood and its theme parks. DreamWorks shares surged 24 per cent to US$39.95 on the news while... Read more
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The Star
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for US$3.8bilNBC Universal in 2009 and in 2013 boosted its stake to 100%. That gave Comcast
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for US$3.8bil
The Star / Posted 20 hours ago
NBC Universal in 2009 and in 2013 boosted its stake to 100%. That gave Comcast the large NBC television network as well as Universal Studios in Hollywood and its theme parks. DreamWorks shares surged 24% to US$39.95 on the news while Comcast added... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
'The Walking Dead': Universal Attraction Tryoutsviewing an episode of the show, you regularly entertain your spouse with your w
'The Walking Dead': Universal Attraction Tryouts
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 20 hours ago
viewing an episode of the show, you regularly entertain your spouse with your walker-style skillz -- then shamble over to Universal Studios Hollywood on Thursday, May 5 or Friday, May 6. The theme park, which has made "The Walking Dead" a... Read more
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Wired News
Comcast Is Buying DreamWorks to Challenge Disney Head Onto family-focused entertainment; in fact, Minions itself is a product of Illumi
Comcast Is Buying DreamWorks to Challenge Disney Head On
Wired News / Posted 21 hours ago
to family-focused entertainment; in fact, Minions itself is a product of Illumination Entertainment, a subsidiary of Universal Studios, which is a subsidiary of NBCUniversal, which is Comcast. Other than Despicable Me and its detritus,... Read more
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Gulf News
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for $3.8bis the largest US cable TV operator, acquired a majority of NBC Universal in 20
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for $3.8b
Gulf News / Posted 21 hours ago
is the largest US cable TV operator, acquired a majority of NBC Universal in 2009 and in 2013 boosted its stake to 100 per cent. That gave Comcast the large NBC television network as well as the Universal Studios in Hollywood and its them... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Disney park secrets most people don't knowsame effect to make the buildings look taller, and the street look longer when
Disney park secrets most people don't know
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 21 hours ago
same effect to make the buildings look taller, and the street look longer when you first walk into the park. By the way, Universal Studios uses this effect on Harry Potter's Hogwart's Castle too, where the upper turrets are tiny, making them... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
DreamWorks sold in $3.8bn dealacquired a majority of NBC Universal in 2009 and in 2013 boosted its stake to 1
DreamWorks sold in $3.8bn deal
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
acquired a majority of NBC Universal in 2009 and in 2013 boosted its stake to 100 per cent. That gave Comcast the large NBC television network as well as the Universal Studios in Hollywood and its theme parks. DreamWorks Animation's Prince of E... Read more
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Variety
NewsDon Roos will be the featured speaker at this month’s Scriptwriters Network mee
News
Variety / Posted 22 hours ago
Don Roos will be the featured speaker at this month’s Scriptwriters Network meeting, set for 1:30 p.m. Dec. 14 at Universal Studios Building 476, Rehearsal Hall B. Nonmember and guest admission is $15 at the door, $10 in advance.... Read more
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The Courier Mail
DreamWorks sold in $3.8bn dealacquired a majority of NBC Universal in 2009 and in 2013 boosted its stake to 1
DreamWorks sold in $3.8bn deal
The Courier Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
acquired a majority of NBC Universal in 2009 and in 2013 boosted its stake to 100 per cent. That gave Comcast the large NBC television network as well as the Universal Studios in Hollywood and its theme parks. DreamWorks Animation's Prince of E... Read more
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Rappler
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation studio for $3.8 BUS cable TV operator, acquired a majority of NBC Universal in 2009 and in 2013
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation studio for $3.8 B
Rappler / Posted 23 hours ago
US cable TV operator, acquired a majority of NBC Universal in 2009 and in 2013 boosted its stake to 100 percent. That gave Comcast the large NBC television network as well as the Universal Studios in Hollywood and its theme parks. – R... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Katzenberg's DreamWorks may finally have the right partner in Comcastcharacters through NBCUniversal's consumer products division and the company's
Katzenberg's DreamWorks may finally have the right partner in Comcast
TheStreet.com / Posted 23 hours ago
characters through NBCUniversal's consumer products division and the company's theme parks, including the recently opened Universal Studios Japan. "DreamWorks has a robust TV business, owns AwesomenessTV, improved its content business and has... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Comcast to buy DreamWorks at $41 per share as Hollywood consolidatesits franchise characters through NBCUniversal's consumer products division and
Comcast to buy DreamWorks at $41 per share as Hollywood consolidates
TheStreet.com / Posted 23 hours ago
its franchise characters through NBCUniversal's consumer products division and theme parks, including the recently opened Universal Studios Japan. The deal, which has been approved by the boards of both companies, is subject to anti-trust... Read more
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Kincardine News
'The Exorcist' inspires theme park mazeClassic horror movie The Exorcist has inspired a new maze attraction at Univers
'The Exorcist' inspires theme park maze
Kincardine News / Posted yesterday
Classic horror movie The Exorcist has inspired a new maze attraction at Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort in Florida. The supernatural thriller, which terrified film fans in 1973, was the basis for the new maze, which will... Read more
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Mashable
Comcast buys DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 billioncable news channels including CNBC, MSNBC, Bravo, E!, USA Network , Telemundo.
Comcast buys DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 billion
Mashable / Posted yesterday
cable news channels including CNBC, MSNBC, Bravo, E!, USA Network , Telemundo. On the Universal side of NBCU, there's Universal Studios and Universal Parks & Resorts, the latter of which could end up benefitting from adding characters like... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Contracts awarded for construction of Amber, Bedok South MRT stationsbeen awarded to China Jingye Engineering at S$188 million. The company has buil
Contracts awarded for construction of Amber, Bedok South MRT stations
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
been awarded to China Jingye Engineering at S$188 million. The company has built several projects in Singapore, including Universal Studios Singapore and some residential projects. The Bedok South station will be the sixth Civil Defence shelter... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Comcast-DreamWorks deal shaping up to be a match made in Hollywood heaventakeover. Ever since, Comcast has assembled pieces of the puzzle, buying NBCUni
Comcast-DreamWorks deal shaping up to be a match made in Hollywood heaven
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
takeover. Ever since, Comcast has assembled pieces of the puzzle, buying NBCUniversal in 2011 and later bulking up its Universal Studios theme parks. By buying Glendale-based DreamWorks Animation, run by Hollywood mogul Jeffrey Katzenberg for... Read more
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Extra TV
Dr. Phil Says There Is an Eerie Connection Between the Deaths of Whitney Houston and Bobbi KristinaDr. Phil McGraw sat down with “Extra’s” Mario Lopez at Universal Studios Hollyw
Dr. Phil Says There Is an Eerie Connection Between the Deaths of Whitney Houston and Bobbi Kristina
Extra TV / Posted yesterday
Dr. Phil McGraw sat down with “Extra’s” Mario Lopez at Universal Studios Hollywood to talk about his upcoming interview with Bobbi Kristina Brown’s boyfriend, Nick Gordon. The doctor says he didn’t hold back during the conversation, asking tough... Read more
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Orange County Register
DreamWorks deal would serve Comcast's entertainment strategynoted that the company had made a series of deals on the entertainment side, ac
DreamWorks deal would serve Comcast's entertainment strategy
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
noted that the company had made a series of deals on the entertainment side, acquiring a majority ownership stake of the Universal Studios Japan theme park and investments in the digital outlets Vox and BuzzFeed. “DreamWorks would be big in the... Read more
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal
Universal Studios Books Deal with Local HotelsUniversal Studios Hollywood has partnered with more than 20 Los Angeles hotels
Universal Studios Books Deal with Local Hotels
San Fernando Valley Business Journal / Posted yesterday
Universal Studios Hollywood has partnered with more than 20 Los Angeles hotels to roll out its Preferred Hotel Program, the company has announced. The program is accessible through Universal’s websites and includes descriptions and booking options... Read more
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