Brian Compton has been tapped senior veep, chief financial officer for Universal Studios Hollywood.
R. Scott Whiteside has been tapped chief operating officer of Cox Interactive Media, a subsid of Cox Enterprises.
Internet guide About.com has signed with the William Morris Agency, a move it hopes will help garner non-Internet projects.
Hammerhead Prods. -- an f/x house expanding to produce its own pics -- has sold Disney the pitch "Old" by writers Oliver Butcher and Eric Freiser.
Cynthia Luther has been tapped as director of promotions for Universal Studios Home Video.
Stefanie Henning, co-founder and leader of ICM's new media division, has ankled her position to join Internet software and 'Netcaster Shockwave.com as veep of content acquisition and head of its new…
MTV has inked a five-year licensing deal with Simon & Schuster Interactive to create a series of vidgames based on the music cabler's popular animated show "Daria" for both the PC and Playstation.
Hoping to become a player in the lucrative online toy-selling biz, Disney said Wednesday it has acquired a 60% stake in educational toy e-tailer Toysmart.com.
Iwerks Entertainment posted a 29% boost in fourth-quarter revenues to $8.4 million, but a net loss of $2.6 million, the company said Wednesday.
Online search service FasTV.com has boosted its entertainment-based video offerings, inking distribution deals with 20th Century Fox, Fox Family Channel, the Game Show Network, MovieFlix.com, along…
Television and Internet broadcaster NewsNet Central said Tuesday it has received investments from Frank Biondi Jr., former head of Universal Studios, and Jules Haimovitz, prexy of MGM Networks.