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Don Mischer To Produce Chine Film Awards Show In Hollywood; 600M Viewers Projected

Hollywood has increasingly been turning up at awards ceremonies, groundbreakings  and on promotional tours in China in an effort to further connect with the world’s 2nd largest box office territory. Next month, the Huading Film Awards will see Chinese stars come to Hollywood to...

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Los Angeles tourists on record spending binge in 2013

For the third consecutive year, Los Angeles County’s tourism sector set records in 2013 for both the number of visitors and their economic input as they partook of the region’s smorgasbord of destinations, according to a report released Tuesday.

Last year, the county hosted 42.2 million visitors, who collectively spent $18.4 billion during their stay, an increase of 5.5 percent over the $17.4 billion spent in...

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Al Franken Says FCC Proposed Rules Are “The Opposite of Net Neutrality”

Senator Al Franken has a pretty good idea of what the term “net neutrality” means—and that, he says, puts him head-and-shoulders above many of his colleagues in the U.S. Congress.

“We literally have members of Congress—I’ve heard members of the House—say, ‘We’ve had all this innovation on the Internet without net neutrality. Why do we need it now?’”

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