Sports Illustrated Studios To Bring Magazine To TV, film

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sports Illustrated is branching out into movies and television. Authentic Media Brands and 101 Studios announced on Tuesday that they will launch Sports Illustrated Studios as part of a joint venture between the two companies. The studio’s first project will be a docu-series entitled “Covers.” It will explore the stories behind […]

Meredith Sells Sports Illustrated To Further Digital Push

Cavs Owner Is Latest Interested Buyer For Sports Illustrated

Meredith To Sell Time, SI, Fortune, Money

The magazines, some of the most celebrated titles in the industry, clash with the lifestyle publications favored by Meredith, which bought Time Inc. last year.

Sportswriter Frank Deford Dies At 78

A longtime contributor to NPR, Sports Illustrated and HBO, Deford was the only sportswriter to receive a National Humanities Medal.

Why Sports Illustrated Is Launching Video Service

It Could Be That ESPN Is Ripe For A Takedown

The long-dominant sports network has lost a slew of subscribers while also facing money woes. Sports Illustrated and Fox Sports are joining forces against their rival, giving both more heft.

SI, Fox Sports Team Up For Ad Deal

The new arrangement will allow Sports Illustrated and Fox Sports to share “significant” content and sell ad units across both brands as well. It’s a scale play and a shot across the bow to ESPN, which has dominated sports in digital. Editorial collaborations will also spring out of the deal.

SI Turning Swimsuit Issue Reveal Into Show

NEW YORK (AP) — Sports Illustrated is turning the unveiling of its 2016 top swimsuit model into a television special. TNT will air a special on Feb. 13 that builds up to the reveal of which model appears on the cover of its annual swimsuit edition. Nick Cannon will host and Elle Macpherson will get […]

Sports Illustrated Launches Weekly Live NFL Show

NBC, Sports Illustrated Plan TV Series

The show, called Sports Illustrated, is set to debut July 24 and is sponsored by Lexus but will include commercials for other advertisers. The magazine, part of Time Warner’s Time Inc. division, and NBC Sports, part of Comcast’s NBC Universal, are sharing production costs and revenue.