Stand-up comedian Wendy Liebman has inked a development deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment to develop a primetime or latenight animated series for a fall or midseason 2000 debut.
Former ABC sales and marketing VP Peter Desnoes has accepted the position of CEO at iBeam Broadcasting, a satellite-based distributor of streaming media on the Internet.
Investors embraced the news Thursday that Web portal giant Yahoo! was purchasing 'Netcaster Broadcast.com for $5.7 billion in stock, as shares in both companies shot up over $11 in trading.
Internet powerhouse Yahoo! has struck a deal to acquire 'Netcaster Broadcast.com for a reported $5.7 billion in stock, positioning the Web portal as the leading distributor of audio and video…
On the eve of their upcoming launches, competing personalized digital video recording services TiVo and Replay Networks have inked investment deals with several media players and partners, including…
Warner Bros. Online has inked a three-year promotional deal with eBay that will steer visitors of the studio's Web sites to merchandise being sold through the online auction house.
The Walt Disney Co. bowed the revamped Disney.com Web site Monday, one that merges its corporate site with the subscriber-based Disney Blast Online service.
In a move it hopes will boost investor confidence, Viacom Inc. said Wednesday it will buy back up to $500 million in common stock over an unspecified time, effective immediately.
Stan Lee Media Inc., the recently-formed company founded by comic book publishing icon Stan Lee, has inked a partnership with India-based computer animation house Pentafour to create original…
The Visual Effects Society has elected two new officers to its board of directors.
Visual effects studio Digital Domain has upped C. Bradley Call to senior veep. He will report directly to prexy and CEO Scott Ross.