The Sony Corp. has set up a business-to-business Internet-exchange division to serve as middleman between sports-rights holders and TV-station buyers throughout the world.
Digital music site Kick.com announced it had raised $6 million in its initial round of venture capital funding, including an undisclosed amount from Sony Broadband Entertainment's 550 Digital Media…
As expected, Elizabeth Ireland McCann has been named managing producer for the American Theatre Wing's Tony Awards' 2001 and 2002 broadcasts on CBS. The announcement was made by the League of…
Channel 5 is preparing to enlarge its program budget by 50%, which would mark the web's most concerted effort yet to edge into the mainstream.
Bob LoCash (“BASEketball”) is a writer on Gene Simmons’ untitled APG project and is repped by Chris Prince of Original Artists. Information was incomplete in Friday’s paper. * * * Harry Hamlin is…
Shares of AOL and Time Warner outpaced an upbeat market Monday as the first outlines of the partners' giant merger may be starting to take shape.
Netco MCY.com has pacted with Applied Digital Solutions in the first deal since the company announced it was moving away from providing music to consumers and toward a business model of selling its…
The Walt Disney Studios has named two longtime executives at the studio's home entertainment division, Bob Chapek and Dennis Maguire, to oversee Buena Vista Home Entertainment's domestic and…
Pubcasters are facing an uphill battle trying to convince state governments to OK a viewer-fee increase after an ARD affiliate lost around $1 million on the foreign bond market.
A hot-button episode of the NBC laffer "Frasier" has gone missing in syndication this year, and the show's exec producer and writer are questioning the reason for its absence.
On the back of some fast-paced expansion over the past month, Scandinavian media company Modern Times Group has posted record earnings and profits for the first nine months of this year.