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By Harry A. Jessell Byron Allen is a Hollywood guy. He leveraged early exposure to show biz as a joke writer and joke teller (he did Carson in 1979 when he was just 18) into hosting shows and eventually making them for broadcast syndication (he now...

Byron Allen Is Not Kidding Around He stepped onto big stages as a teen, and now sets his sights on expanding his empire By Michael Malone BYRON ALLEN is one of the busiest people in show business. But Allen — the founder, chairman and CEO of Entertainment Studios,...

VARIETY: The Weather Channel cabler will return to the lineup of Verizon Fios next week after a four-year absence. Weather Channel, now owned by Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios, was dropped by Verizon Fios in March 2015. Weather Channel had been a staple of the cable TV bundle since its launch in 1982, but...

Chief Executive of Entertainments Studios, Byron Allen, joins the list of the most influential people in Los Angeles chosen by the LA Business Journal. In May, Allen was tapped as an equity and content partner for Diamond Sports Group, a new division created by Sinclair Broadcast...