DIC Entertainment Inc. has tapped former Buena Vista Home Entertainment Worldwide exec David Jessen as veep of its animated straight-to-video homevid division.
Former Miramax exec Joel Roodman has been tapped as veep of business development for high-speed Web programming developer On2.com. In the newly created position, Roodman will focus on expanding the…
James Bond is getting yet another makeover on homevideo.
Alternative Entertainment Network has opened the doors to a $1.5 million digital studio in Woodland Hills, Calif., that it hopes will be used to produce original, broadcast-quality programming for…
Artistdirect Network said Friday it has inked a unique partnership deal with 45 music artists, giving everyone from the Backstreet Boys to the Rolling Stones a combined total of better than 10% in…
Second-quarter profits for the Tribune Co. were up 12% to $118 million over $105 million a year ago, driven by profit gains in all of its business groups, especially its TV operations.
With "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" and "An Ideal Husband" winding down their runs as the only major digitally projected pics in theaters, Disney is ready to swing "Tarzan" into the mix.
ValueVision Intl. Inc., the home shopping cabler and Internet e-tailer that's partly owned by NBC and GE Equity, said Thursday it will form a new wholly owned subsidiary to pursue and manage a series…
The nation's No. 2 toy company said Thursday that strong demand for its "Star Wars" line helped it post strong second-quarter profits of $32 million, besting Wall Street estimates by 400%.
Post-production house Todd-AO reported sharply lower third-quarter profits Thursday of $62,000 versus $1.6 million a year ago, due to a soft demand for sound services in the Los Angeles market and…
Sportvision Inc., a New York-based developer of sports-related software for television broadcasts, said it has received $9.3 million in second-round financing from Bay Partners, Intel Corp., Orion…