Digital Entertainment Network told its 150-person staff late Wednesday that the Santa Monica-based company has run out of funding and can no longer pay employees at the Gen-Y Netcaster.
BBC America has acquired the syndication rights to air animated film review show "Thugs on Film," from Internet animation house Mondo Media, beginning this summer on the cabler and its own Web site…
Online animation house Wild Brain has inked a content deal to produce 15 original shows for CartoonNetwork.com, the Netcaster and gaming site for cabler Cartoon Network.
Online video-on-demand service Intertainer has upped Harvey Finkel to executive veep, chief financial officer. Finkel was senior veep, chief financial officer, at the Culver City-based service that…
IFilm Networks has hired Jim Hughes, former senior veep and G.M. of online music site Launch.com and co-founder of E! Online, as senior veep to handle online marketing, production and product…
Terra Networks, the Internet arm of Spanish telco Telefonica de Espana, has acquired U.S. Internet search engine Lycos for $12.6 billion in stock, a move expected to create one of the world's largest…
Netcaster AtomFilms has inked a deal with German film financier MBP to create 15 short films to be helmed by Bernardo Bertolucci, Jim Jarmusch, Czech director Aki Kaurismaki, Chris Marker and Nicolas…
Creative Artists Agency has inked to represent media company Modern Humorist, which is looking to expand its satirical comedy content into the entertainment publishing, television, film, video and…
DNA Studio has tapped Marta Mobley-Anderson, former veep of production at Roger Corman's Concorde-New Horizons, as veep of production at the Web design and online marketing shop. In her newly created…
Former Universal Worldwide Television exec Jason Keiles has joined Massive Media Group as veep of business development at the digital rights management company.