Tag: Broadcasting

Here’s what’s new to Hulu in November 2021 — and what’s leaving

Hulu is bringing back two of its best series in November, along with a slate of holiday movies. The “anti-historical” satire “The Great” (Nov. 19) returns for its second season, with Gillian Anderson joining the cast as the mother of Catherine the Great (Elle Fanning), who seize the Russian throne from her husband, Peter (Nicholas […]

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Amazon, Walmart and others offer free college degrees to lure talent. But read the fine print first

Hello and welcome back to MarketWatch’s Extra Credit column, a weekly look at the news through the lens of debt. In this week’s column we’re taking a closer look at corporate initiatives designed to help potential students avoid debt — programs offered by employers that cover tuition for their workers. Though these programs often sound […]

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ViacomCBS revamping Paramount operations, refocusing on streaming

ViacomCBS Inc. is revamping the operations of its Paramount Pictures movie and television production unit as part of a broader shake-up of the management there that will give television veteran David Nevins a larger role, people familiar with the matter said. Under the new structure, the movie and television arms will be run as separate entities, the people […]

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Rachel Maddow inks multiyear deal to stay with MSNBC

Rachel Maddow, MSNBC’s highly rated host, has signed a new deal that will keep her at the network for the next several years, according to people familiar with the matter. The deal ensures that Maddow — host of “The Rachel Maddow Show” and a linchpin of MSNBC’s prime-time lineup — will remain at Comcast Corp.’s […]

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What’s new on Hulu in September 2021, and what’s leaving

Hulu has a loaded lineup in September, including another star-studded anthology series and the debut of a comic-book adaptation that has been in the works for more than a decade. That would be “Y: The Last Man” (Sept. 13), the long awaited post-apocalyptic drama based on the iconic graphic novel that ran from 2002-’06, about […]

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