Animation Netcaster Mondo Media is expected to announce today that it has secured $20 million in a second round of financing from new-media players Macromedia and Foundation Capital.
AtomFilms and Blockbuster Inc. pacted Thursday in a two-year deal that makes the Netcaster's indie short films available on a co-branded section on blockbuster.com, as early as spring.
Stephen L. Brain, the former exec who founded Fox Animation Studios in Phoenix and was also working on plans to build a studio in the city, has joined Stan Lee Media as executive veep of production.
Digital Entertainment Network, which targets the Gen-Y crowd with its slate of online programming, is expected to announce today a much-needed shot in the arm of $24 million generated from investors…
The reason for Disney's move to preannounce its first quarter earnings weeks ahead of schedule materialized Wednesday, as the Mouse House used its previously scheduled date to spotlight its Web…
NBC portal Snap.com has expanded its online content offerings, inking a syndication deal with Netcaster WireBreak.com.
It's turning into a small world for EBay after all. Disney's Go Network said Tuesday that it has inked a four-year agreement with EBay making it the exclusive online auction site for the Mouse…
Iwerks Entertainment said Tuesday that company co-founder Don Iwerks has been tapped chairman and interim CEO, replacing prexy and CEO Charles Goldwater, who is ankling to pursue other interests.
Helmer Spike Jonze ("Being John Malkovich") has reupped with Propaganda Films' Satellite commercial subsid, extending his contract for an additional three years to shoot primarily ad spots and…
DreamWorks has jumped into the f/x biz, acquiring the remaining portion of f/x studio Pacific Data Images ("Antz") that it did not previously own and renaming it PDI/DreamWorks as of Monday.