Sean "Puffy" Combs already has turned his Bad Boy Entertainment into a music, TV, film and restaurant empire. Now the hip-hop star and entrepreneur wants to "be a leader for urban youth culture in…
DirecTV, the nation's largest satcaster with 7.5 million subscribers, said Tuesday that it will take to the skies this fall, with plans to begin airing 24 channels of live programming on three…
In an unprecedented move, Warner Bros. has opted to sell the soundtrack to "Three Kings" exclusively online -- through e-tailers CDNow and MP3.com -- instead of through traditional retailers.
Hungry for B.O. successes beyond its James Bond franchise, MGM said Tuesday it will begin paying more attention to the opinions of finance, marketing research and homevid personnel when greenlighting…
Stan Lee Media has recruited GI Joe creator and licensing guru Stanley Weston to lead its global licensing strategy as consulting director and be on its board of directors.
Broadening its relationship with leading Internet service America Online, CBS said Tuesday that it has inked a $21 million deal under which its MarketWatch.com Web site will serve as the premier…
Banking on a future in online film distribution, former CAA exec and Web site developer Mark Patricof has formed KPE Films to produce a series of pics to which he would retain the Internet broadcast…
Indie film distrib Trimark Holdings ("Romance") saw a net loss of $5 million for the year ended June 30 despite a 15% surge in revenues to $92 million, the company reported Monday.
Blockbuster Video said Monday that it has made the commitment to DVD, planning to roll out the digital video format's players and software titles to its 3,800 stores nationwide and 1,000 retail…
Time Warner Inc. gave investors an early taste of how it anticipates the rest of the year to play out for the media conglom, saying it expects to increase its cash flow at double-digit rates this…
Former DreamWorks Interactive marketing exec Jeff Nuzzi has joined Fox Interactive as director of retail marketing, a newly created post.