Topic: Harry Potter

How Lego Became the Most Valuable Toy Company in the World A bucketload of license deals

“Guys, please don’t take pictures of that,” said the publicist ushering journalists around Lego’s booth at this past February’s Toy Fair in New York. Indeed, several little configurations of plastic…

April 15, 2013, 10:09 PM EDT

Time Warner Sees Returns on Netflix Deal Turner's Q4 ad revenue up a low 3 percent over last year's NBA lockout

Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes Wednesday gave investors his take on the subscription video on demand (SVOD) business, specifically Netflix, which has been inking deals left and right. "It's not really…

February 6, 2013, 1:08 PM EST

Hollywood's Reality: TV

Hollywood’s dirty secret? Television. Without the flow of revenue from TV, or without the sale of ads on cable, networks, and foreign TV, every major U.S. studio would go bankrupt.…

August 08 2011

Looney Vlogger's Harry Potter Eulogy Set Wonderfully to Music

The suits at Warner Bros. aren't the only ones who benefit from Pottermania. Take, for instance, local-commercial heroes Rhett and Link, who write jingles and frequently burst into song to…

July 15, 2011, 3:03 PM EDT

Harry Potter Gets New Home Pottermore gives fans a magical meeting place

In October of this year, you’ll be able to grab a butterbeer, pull up a chair, and log on to Pottermore, the new virtual world for all things Harry Potter.…

June 24, 2011, 4:22 AM EDT

Sheen, Griffin Firings Linger at Time Warner Annual Meeting Company Gets Over Terminations, Moves on to Summer Blockbusters

At its annual shareholders meeting on Friday, Time Warner had some good news to talk about—the success it had with March Madness, a strong summer movie lineup—but the shareholders in…

May 20, 2011, 3:23 PM EDT

Time of Potter theme-park reveal is revealed

If you're a parent of a small child, you're probably aware that the new Wizarding World of Harry Potter Theme Park at Universal Studios is slated to open sometime this…

March 22, 2010, 1:15 PM EDT