Twentieth Century Fox has tapped former NBCUniversal exec Salil Mehta for its newly created role of president of content management. Mehta will report directly to Fox chairman and CEO Jim Gianopulos…
It wasn't quite the moon landing, but the deal announced earlier this week that put a Netflix app on Virgin Media's set-top TV box in the U.K. seemed to have been received with equal rapture. Ever…
LONDON — Global entertainment biz Content Media has taken a 50% stake in Finland's leading factual entertainment production house Aito Media. The deal marks the next stage in Content's strategy to…
Reports this week of TV commercials finding a place on Facebook may seem like a gamechanger for social media, but Twitter has already made serious inroads on this front.
The cable, movie and broadcast lobbies are throwing their support behind Senate Commerce Committee chairman Jay Rockefeller’s proposal for a comprehensive study of videogame and video violence…
With more and more online distributors getting into the market, some of YouTube's longest-standing content providers are getting restless.
Longtime Hollywood exec Eric Doctorow is launching Random Media to produce and acquire films and other programming primarily for the home entertainment market, and has signed a multi-year…
Egyptian billionaire entrepreneur Naguib Sawiris and Franco-Tunisian mogul Tarak Ben Ammar have formed a strategic partnership to produce and distribute a slate of films and TV content for…
Social change is the name of the game at Participant, which has been producing issue-oriented features and docus since it was founded in 2004.
There may be no better sign that there's a hot Internet sector brewing than Peter Chernin choosing to invest there -- repeatedly. The savvy mogul is clearly placing his bet on the leading video…