DEADLINE.COM, official name DEADLINE HOLLYWOOD, and previously known
as news blog DEADLINE HOLLYWOOD DAILY, is an online magazine founded
Nikki Finke in 2006. Owned by
Jay Penske since 2009, it is a brand
Penske Media Corporation .
* 1 Publication
* 2 History
* 2.1 Staff
* 3 References
* 4 External links
The site is updated several times a day, with the infotainment
industry as its focus.
Finke began writing her
LA Weekly column Deadline Hollywood in June
2002, and began the Deadline Hollywood Daily (DHD) blog in March 2006
as an online version of her column. In 2009, she sold DHD to Mail.com
Media for a reported "seven-figure payday", under an agreement by
which she would hire an additional writer but remain the site's
In September 2009, the URL was changed to deadline.com and the site's
name to Deadline Hollywood, with additional cities planned, including
New York and London. In November 2013, Finke left Deadline after a
year-long disagreement between herself and Penske, who had bought
Variety , a competing trade magazine and website.
Nikki Finke hired Variety reporter Mike Fleming Jr. (now
"Co-Editor-in-Chief, Film") to edit the new Deadline New York
Financial Times editor Tim Adler to lead Deadline London,
and Nellie Andreeva, veteran editor for
The Hollywood Reporter
The Hollywood Reporter , to
helm the site's television coverage (now "Co-Editor-in-Chief, TV").
Finke remained the editor of Deadline Hollywood.
* ^ "
Deadline.com Site Info".
Alexa Internet . Retrieved January
* ^ "About Us - Deadline.com"
* ^ Finke, Nikki (May 11, 2016). "Deadline Turns 10 And Celebrates
Nikki Finke Looks Back". Deadline Hollywood.
* ^ Fritz, Ben (June 24, 2009). "Nikki Finke\'s Deadline Hollywood
Daily is sold to Mail.com".
Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Times .
* ^ Haber, Matt (September 4, 2009). "FIXEDJA! Nikki Finke\'s
Deadline Sleeker, Less Daily".
Portfolio.com . Archived from the
original on March 18, 2012.
* ^ Kaufman, Leslie (November 6, 2013). "
Nikki Finke Leaves
The New York Times
The New York Times . Retrieved January 1, 2014.
* ^ Young, Pandora (January 11, 2010). "
Nikki Finke Hires Mike
Fleming Away From Variety". Fishbowl LA. Archived from the original on
January 14, 2010.
* ^ Ernst, Amanda (January 11, 2010). "Nikki Fine Hires Variety Vet
To Helm Deadline New York". Fishbowl N.Y. Archived from the original
on January 15, 2010.
* ^ Reagan, Gillian (March 29, 2010). "
Nikki Finke Poaches
Hollywood Reporter\'s TV Editor Nellie Andreeva".
Business Insider .