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Liberman Broadcasting Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Spanish-language broadcaster LBI Media Inc. has filed for voluntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection as it goes through a restructuring.

Glendale Entertainment Rental Firm to Lay Off 79 Employees

Seventy-nine employees with an entertainment industry rental company in Glendale will lose their jobs as its new owners restructure the business.

Salem Media Launches In-House Advertising Agency

Salem Media Group Inc. has launched an in-house advertising agency to sell ads on its 116 radio stations and websites, the Camarillo-based Christian and conservative media company announced Monday.

'Space Jam 2' Among Films Qualifying for Tax Credit

“Space Jam 2” from Warner Bros. Pictures was one of 15 film projects picked to receive state tax credits, the California Film Commission announced Monday.

Mythical Games Secures $16 Million Investment

Mythical Games, a video game producer in Sherman Oaks, has secured $16 million in Series A funding, the company announced Friday.

Disney Signs Game Development Deal With Jam City

Walt Disney Co. has inked a multi-year mobile game development deal with Jam City, the companies announced Wednesday.

Marketing Agency Lays Off 82 in Burbank

Merkle Group Inc. is laying off 82 employees from the Burbank location of its digital marketing operations.

Marvel Comics' Stan Lee Dies at 95

Stan Lee, who with a stable of comic book artists co-created the Marvel Comics characters currently fueling a cinematic universe which has already grossed nearly $20 billion for parent company Walt Disney Co., died Monday in Los Angeles at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

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Preview: Olympic Competitions Coming to Valley in 2028

Regional profile, hospitality sector to benefit from Games.

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Disney Beats Analyst Expectations on Revenue, Earnings

Walt Disney Co. beat Wall Street projections on earnings and revenue in its fiscal fourth quarter.

Study: Film Tax Credit Yields $6 Billion in Spending

California’s expanded film and television production tax credit program has brought in nearly $6 billion in direct spending to the state in its first three years, a new study on the program by the California Film Commission found.

Blue Microphones Wins Emmy

Blue Microphones won an Emmy award for its Mix-Fi studio headphones, the first time any set of headphones has received that honor.

Arabian Awards Given to Seven Leaders

Nearly 400 business, political and non-profit chiefs attended the 19th annual Justice Armand Arabian Leaders in Public Service Awards luncheon on Thursday, although it was the first without the former California Supreme Court Justice after whom the awards are named.

Disney Studios Adds Fox Executives

Walt Disney Co. announced that several executives of 21st Century Fox will join its studio entertainment management team assuming the Burbank company’s deal to acquire 21st Century Fox closes.

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Laemmle Breaks Ground on Newhall Cineplex

Construction has officially begun in Santa Clarita on Laemmle Newhall 7, an upscale movie theater at the corner of Main Street and Lyons Avenue, on what has become known locally as the Redevelopment Block in Old Town Newhall.

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