Lionel Richie Is Producing a Sammy Davis Jr. Biopic – Davis’ Family/Estate Involved

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In late 2015, Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios, Inc. announced its acquisition of the global media rights to “Deconstructing Sammy,” Matt Birkbeck’s critically-acclaimed biography of legendary entertainer, Sammy Davis, Jr. Entertainment Studios said it would produce the Davis story as a motion… Continue Reading

Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios Networks Adds 35 New Independent Distribution Partners

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Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios, Inc., (www.es.tv) one of the largest independent producers and distributors of first-run syndicated television programming for broadcast television stations, and owner of seven 24-hour HD cable television networks, has announced carriage expansion of its portfolio of… Continue Reading

Why Was a $10 Billion Civil Rights Lawsuit that Could Lead to Black Media Ownership Ignored?

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Last week U.S. District Court Judge George H. Wu allowed the $10 billion racial discrimination case being brought by Byron Allen, chairman and CEO of Entertainment Studios (ESN) and the National Association of African American-Owned Media (NAAAOM) against Charter Communications and… Continue Reading

Judge Rules Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios Can Proceed With $10B Racial Discrimination Lawsuit Against Charter Communications

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Calling it an historic ruling, Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios Networks, Inc. (ESN) announced today that Federal District Court Judge George H. Wu denied Charter Communications’ Motion to Dismiss ESN’s $10 billion lawsuit against Charter for racial discrimination in contracting, in… Continue Reading

Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios Launches New Series, ‘The Verdict With Judge Hatchett’

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Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios, Inc., (www.es.tv) one of the largest independent producers and distributors of first-run syndicated television programming for broadcast television stations, with 40 shows on the air, and owner of seven 24-hour HD cable television networks reaching nearly… Continue Reading