Driven by lower earnings at its core TV station group and higher startup losses at UPN, Chris-Craft's second quarter profits dropped almost by half to $6.7 million versus $12 million a year ago, the…
Creative Artists Agency has signed Interactive Pictures Corp. in hopes of making the company's interactive photo and video software a major player in Hollywood.
RealNetworks Inc. said net revenues for the second quarter reached a record $28 million, up 86% from the $15 million posted a year ago, driven mostly by strong advertising sales.
Columbia TriStar Interactive has pacted with Internet software developer ThingWorld.com in a move geared to protect its brands while driving potential consumers to its Web sites.
Cabler Fox Kids Network said Tuesday it will begin broadcasting multipath movies created by Internet programmer Brilliant Digital Entertainment Inc. on its popular Web site, beginning this fall.
Former Amazon.com exec Scott Lipsky has formed Lot 47, an indie distrib that plans to acquire digitally produced pics and distribute them theatrically and on the Internet. Its first film will be the…
Marvel Enterprises has tapped Peter Cuneo as prexy and CEO of the comic book and licensing powerhouse. Cuneo replaces Eric Ellenbogen, who resigned to head a media investment concern.
Overseas Filmgroup Inc. on Tuesday said it has inked an exclusive licensing deal with netcaster Broadcast.com to begin screening titles from the indie distrib's library of pics over the Internet in…
Barry Diller's Ticketmaster Online-CitySearch said Monday that it has acquired the entertainment portion of Microsoft's rival MSN Sidewalk online city guide service for $240 million in stock, more…
Web surfing is taking a toll on television viewing habits, according to a Nielsen Media Research study released Monday.
DIC Entertainment Inc. has tapped former Buena Vista Home Entertainment Worldwide exec David Jessen as veep of its animated straight-to-video homevid division.