Following closely in Blockbuster Video's footsteps, Hollywood Entertainment Corp. said Thursday up to $35 million is being invested in its online vidtailer Reel.com to pave the way for No. 2 homevid…
Nearly five months after announcing its creation, Pop.com is in discussions with thesps Will Smith, Julia Roberts, Eddie Murphy and Mike Myers to create original programming for the yet-to-launch…
William Gordon III was tapped prexy of high-speed Internet service Road Runner on Thursday, ending what has been a lengthy search to fill the post and securing the future of the company as it heads…
What do top execs do with their money when they leave Warner Bros.? It seems they invest in dot-coms.
In a business that loves to replicate success stories, Hollywood industryites trying to travel the same immortalized marketing trail as Artisan's campaign for "The Blair Witch Project" are stumbling.
Years after leaving Channel One News to launch Gen Y Netcaster Digital Entertainment Network, Jim Ritts has returned to his roots at the youth news satcaster as prexy and CEO.
Stephen Dorf, Fay Masterson and John Cleese have inked to star in "Quantum Project," an indie pic to be helmed by feature production design vet Eugenio Zanetti ("What Dreams May Come," "The…
Struggling to find an audience for its shows on the air, cabler Oxygen has pacted with America Online in a multimillion dollar distribution deal to make the channel a bigger hit on the Web.
In one of the first major deals to be made through an online film rights dot-com, August Entertainment has inked a five-year licensing agreement with Pinema Prods. for the Turkish TV rights to the…
NBC officially announced Tuesday that it has acquired a minority stake in Gen-Y Netcaster Digital Entertainment Network and will promote the site across its network as part of the pact.