corporate media reporter for the Los Angeles Times
Corporate media reporter for the Los Angeles Times, covering the business of television and advertising
Disney agreed to pay about $70 billion for the majority of 21st Century Fox. The purchase closed last night.
Mar. 20, 2019from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
LA billionaire Jerry Perenchio died this week.
May. 26, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In April, a station that plays regional Mexican music jumped over four other stations to win the key "morning drive" time period. Then ratings plunged back down 37% in May.
Jun. 23, 2014from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
How is the coronavirus pandemic affecting our judicial system?
Mar. 18from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
There’s been early denial and official inaction when it comes to both the coronavirus outbreak and climate change. Can either crisis teach us about the other?
Mar. 19from To the Point
The White House has unveiled a $1 trillion stimulus package in response to COVID-19.
Mar. 19from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
President Trump signs a $2 trillion coronavirus relief bill at the end of a very dramatic week.
Mar. 27from Left, Right & Center
People ages 65 and up are most vulnerable to the novel coronavirus. Health officials are telling them to not go outside, and to practice social distancing.
Mar. 17from Greater LA
Stay at home. Stay at home. Stay at home.
Mar. 20from Left, Right & Center
As hospitals, clinics and other community organizations face a shortage of masks during the COVID-19 outbreak, homebound sewers have stepped up to help, from DIY crafters to fashion…
Mar. 26from Design and Architecture
And Joe Biden’s very Super Tuesday.
Mar. 6from Left, Right & Center
With many people staying at home due to coronavirus, our apartments and houses have become work spaces, classrooms, gyms.
Mar. 26from Press Play with Madeleine Brand