Court Upholds $319M Verdict in ‘Millionaire’ Case

LOS ANGELES — A federal appeals court on Monday upheld a $319 million verdict over profits from the game show “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” and rejected Walt Disney Co.’s request for a new trial. A jury decided in 2010 that Disney hid the show’s profits from its creators, London-based Celador International. The ruling […]

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Vieira Busts Loose on ‘Ghost Hunters’

After “Ghost Hunters” duo Jason Hawes and Grant Wilson appeared in “Who Wants to be a Millionaire,” host Meredith Vieira returned the favor on Wednesday night’s episode on Syfy. The former co-host of “Today” was game for a new kind of investigation on the episode, hunting for paranormal activity. In an interview on the Syfy.com […]

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‘Dancing With the Stars’ Partners With ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’

“Is that your final dancer?” ABC will crossover two of its properties the week of March 29, when familiar faces from ‘Dancing With the Stars‘(which kicks off its new season March 22) bring their special, sequined something to the syndicated quizzer ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.’ How so? Excellent question. And I won’t even […]

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