Canal Plus Technologies, the tech arm of Europe's largest cabler, has crossed shores, entering the U.S. with plans to give interactive TV services WebTV, TiVo Inc. and Replay Networks a run for…
Former CBS prexy Kim LeMasters has joined Replay Networks as chairman and CEO of the digital video recorder service.
Viewpoint Digital has tapped Michael Lundberg prexy of the Utah-based company, which publishes a library of 3-D digital computer-graphics models for Hollywood f/x houses.
Hilary J. Hoffman has been upped to executive director, brand marketing for Universal Studios Home Video.
Victoria Lynn Quoss has ankled her exec post at Fox Sports to take the newly created position of senior veep of distribution for NewsNet Central Networks, the recently launched online news service.
Victor & Grais Prods. has acquired "The Long Shot," a biopic of journeyman baseball player Jim Eisenreich, from tyro scribe Rick Hill for mid- to high-six figures.
Producer John Daly and indie dealmaker Mark Tolner have formed EnterTech Media Group, which will use the latest technology to distribute a library of pics to audiences worldwide.
Vidgame-maker Acclaim Entertainment Inc., which specializes in producing shoot-em-up and sports titles, said Tuesday it has inked an exclusive licensing deal with twin thesps Mary-Kate and Ashley…
Trying to steal some thunder away from Sega's new Dreamcast vidgame console, Sony Corp., said it plans to ship its next-generation PlayStation 2 to retailers in March.
After failing to attract audiences to what it is calling "the best reviewed film of the year," Warner Bros. said Monday it hopes to make "The Iron Giant" a winner on video Nov. 23, backed by a…