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Deadline Hollywood Daily Acquired by MMC

Nikki Finke’s infamous take-no-prisoners entertainment business blog has been acquire by MMC.

From DHD: Media Corporation (MMC), the digital media company that owns and operates the portal and email service as well as a growing portfolio of lifestyle brands, including, and, announced today its acquisition of the Internet’s highly respected and widely read website for original content about the infotainment industry MMC also begins a long-term partnership with former Newsweek and Los Angeles Times and New York Magazine writer/reporter Nikki Finke, the founder and writer of and one of the foremost entertainment business journalists in the world.

We asked Nikki if this means she’s rich now. “GNP of a small country,” she tells us. Then added,”I’m now working for a 30-yr-old. I’m a business cougar.”

Awesome. Mazel tov!

Previously on FBLA: Is Nikki Finke Recession Proof?

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