Hollywood Breakdown

Hollywood Breakdown

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Kim Masters, host of KCRW’s The Business, breaks down Hollywood's top stories.

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WarnerMedia’s new streaming service HBO Max will pull “Friends” from Netflix when it launches in 2020.

Netflix doesn't reveal ratings, but did say the series 'On My Block' was it's "most-binged" of 2018.

The movie 'Late Night' written by and starring Mindy Kaling was the talk of Sundance, but its buzz at the box office has been significantly more muted.

The first round of Emmy voting began earlier this week, and we're starting to get the lay of the land.

Nearly three years ago, Fox sued Netflix over the poaching of executives who were under contract.

Georgia has become Hollywood East in recent years, thanks to the hefty tax breaks they offer productions.

The massive media company Endeavor, whose holdings include the talent agency WME, announced it is going public, and looking to raise around $500 million in its IPO.

While ratings for broadcast television continue to plummet, the annual ritual known as the upfronts soldiers on in New York.

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