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Posted Friday 1/11/19 at 1:19PM EST
The Weather Channel's new owner orders The World’s Funniest Weather
Bryon Allen's Entertainment Studios, which took control of The Weather Channel last year, has ordered a weekly half-hour syndicated TV comedy series featuring funny weather-related clips. It's not clear if The World’s Funniest Weather will ever air on The Weather Channel.
Posted Friday 9/14/18 at 11:17PM EDT
Byron Allen says his $100 million investment in The Weather Channel is paying off with its viral Immersed Mixed Reality graphics
The media mogul purchased The Weather Channel earlier this year for $300 million, aiming to upgrade its technology. This week, the Weather Channel went viral showing off its realistic-looking simulation of Hurricane Florence flooding. ALSO: Weather Channel defends reporter who went viral in Hurricane Florence "so dramatic" clip.
Posted Thursday 3/22/18 at 6:23PM EDT
Byron Allen acquires the Weather Channel in $300-million deal
Source: Los Angeles Times
The former TV comedian and host has become a media mogul with his Entertainment Studios, which has now purchased Weather Channel parent company Weather Group for a reported $300 million