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Disneyland Remains Closed ‘Until Further Notice’

Walt Disney Co. announced Friday that it will keep its theme parks in California and Florida closed indefinitely due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Universal Studios Theme Parks Close to Contain Coronavirus

Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort announced late Thursday that both theme parks will close in hopes of containing the spread of coronavirus.

Disney Closes Anaheim Theme Parks

Walt Disney Co. said on Thursday it would close its Disneyland Resort and California Adventure theme parks effective March 14 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Estrella TV Recruits Veteran Political Commentator

Burbank-based Estrella TV has tapped Hernan Molina, an Argentine native, as its lead Hispanic media political commentator.

Loop Media Signs Distribution Deal With Pac 12 Networks

Short-form video distributor Loop Media Inc. has announced a partnership with Pac-12 Networks to provide content to its platform.

Record Year for Filming in Santa Clarita

The city of Santa Clarita recorded a record number of permits for on-location film and television production last year.

Central Casting Parent Company Buys Britain’s We Got POP

Entertainment Partners has acquired a British company that provides, manages and pays background actors for film and television shoots.

Disney Selects New Chief Executive as Iger Steps Down

The Walt Disney Co. board of directors named Bob Chapek as the new chief executive, effective immediately.

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Income, Revenue Decline at Cinedigm

Cinedigm Corp. missed Wall Street expectations on earnings and revenue for the fiscal third quarter.

Loop Media Goes Public Via Reverse Merger

Short-form video distributor Loop Media Inc. has completed a reverse merger with a Las Vegas company.

Enhanced Film Management Software Coming from Entertainment Partners

Entertainment industry accounting firm Entertainment Partners has joined with a New Jersey company to create software to enhance cross-studio management of film projects.

Preview: TV's Newest 'Star'

Coming out of a Chapter 11 reorganization, LBI Media Inc. has a new logo, a new chief executive, a new program lineup – and a new name.

Animation House Titmouse to Expand into Burbank

Cartoon studio Titmouse has leased space at Media Center North, an office building located at 2835 N. Naomi St. in Burbank.

Music Rights Firm Haawk Acquires Keyframe

Music rights management startup Haawk has acquired Keyframe Audio, a music licensing platform that provides premium quality royalty free music.

Disney Revenue Jumps 36 Percent in Fiscal First Quarter

Walt Disney Co. beat Wall Street expectations on adjusted earnings and matched on revenue for the fiscal first quarter.