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By CYNTHIA LITTLETON Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios scored legal victories on Monday as a federal appellate court ruled that his racial discrimination lawsuits against Comcast and Charter Communications will proceed. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in Pasadena, Calif., overturned a lower court’s decision to dismiss Allen’s claim against Comcast....

Janice Arouh President, Cable Networks Distribution & MarketingEntertainment Studios Networks Honoree #49Most Powerful Women - The Top 50 Everything’s coming up sunny for Arouh, who helped guide ESN’s March acquisition of The Weather Channel. Seen as a de facto chief of staff to Byron Allen, she is leading the...

B&C Staff  Nov 15, 2018 NATPE’s 16th Annual Brandon Tartikoff Legacy Awards are going to comedian and media mogul Byron Allen, producer Mara Brock Akil, former chairman of NBC Entertainment Robert Greenblatt, actress, singer and dancer Rita Moreno, award-winning actress and comedian Betty White and actor Henry...

By Keith J. Kelly November 8, 2018 | 10:33pm Byron Allen, the comedian turned media mogul, is in the hunt to buy Tribune Media, the 42-station TV network, which went on the block for a second time earlier this year. Allen, who paid $300 million for the Weather Channel in April, owns LA-based...

by Nancy Tartaglione October 17, 2018 4:23am Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios has appointed Ronnie Ng as Chief Financial Officer and Head of Corporate Development. Ng will work out of Entertainment Studios’ LA headquarters and manage corporate finances, strategic investments, risk management and data analysis for all Entertainment Studios corporate entities under Allen...

Enjoy the 2018 edition of Cablefax: The Magazine's Diversity issue! Congratulations to the 2018 Most Influential Minorities. These awards celebrate those whose contributions in technical, legal, financial, creative and other fields help to shape the media and broadband industry. Read full profiles and Q&A with the honorees...

by Greg Evans September 24, 2018 6:43am Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures, the theatrical distribution division of Byron Allen’s global media and technology company Entertainment Studios, has launched Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures International, a new international sales and distribution division. The division is an an alliance with FilmNation Entertainment, which will now...