Liberty Digital, the tech investment arm of Liberty Media Group, said Thursday it has invested in UGO (Unified Gamers Online) Networks, an online entertainment site targeted at men 18-34.
The filmmakers behind the indie romantic comedy "The Storytellers" have turned to newly launched ticketing Web site Acteva.com to offer free passes to the pic's January premiere.
New Line Cinema said Wednesday it has made an investment in Snowball.com, a collection of Web sites targeting 12- to 29-year-olds.
Animal Planet is about to get a little Web buddy: The cable channel's parent Discovery Communications Inc. said Wednesday it has invested north of $10 million in Petstore.com, a site for pet products…
When Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti testified last week that "it's only a matter of time" before hackers crack the encryption codes on DVDs to pirate them, little did he know it…
America Online Inc., the world's largest Internet service provider, said Wednesday it will invest $30 million in Blockbuster Inc. to develop the vidstore chain's Web site and high-speed services.
Former Creative Artists Agency exec Mark Patricof is hoping the Internet can help discover a few good scribes, launching script submission Web site GoodStory.com in January
Propaganda Films has tapped Sam Walsh as general manager of its commercial and musicvideo division.
Ron Chaimowitz, co-founder of the maker of violent vidgames "Duke Nukem" and "Doom," has been tapped to serve as chairman and CEO of the Auction Channel, operated by online Netcaster Brilliant…
Robyn Miller, senior marketing exec at Buena Vista Home Entertainment, has been tapped senior veep, global marketing and studio development, for Disney consumer products.