BET Bringing New Crime Drama Starting Tuesday, November 13 at 9 PM ET/PT
BET Networks newest eight-part drama is based on The New York Times bestselling author Carl Weber’s novels. So When "Carl Weber's The Family Business debuts on BET, expect DRAMA.
“We at Urban Books are excited about our new venture with BET Networks and Tri Destined Studios. We look forward to years of making great film and television productions together," shared Carl Weber, the President of Urban Books Media.
The new series is starring acclaimed-actor and Executive Producer Ernie Hudson. What was at first supposed to developed and produced as an indie film franchise, will instead hit the airways of BET.
“Carl Weber’s The Family Business is gl
Sony has finished up its acquisition of EMI Music Publishing. The news was discovered in a filing with the SEC Wednesday. The merger is expected to give Sony nearly $1.3 billion in revenue.
News of the deal comes about three weeks after the EU Commission gave the deal regulatory approval.
However, back in 2012, Sony and other investors acquired EMI Music Publishing for $2.2 billion dollars. To finish the outright ownership deal that was valued at $4.75 billion dollars, Sony paid about $2.3 billion to buy out the other investor groups.
To get the deal done, Sony paid $287.5 million to the Jackson estate for its nearly 10 percent share. Sony also agreed to assume $1.359 billion in debt. According to the SEC filing,