Sony Pictures Animation's forecast is looking bright, as it and family entertainment outlet DHX Media have inked a deal to adapt the film franchise “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs” into a…
BANFF — Family films are getting a boost from Canada, with the announcement Tuesday at the Banff Media Festival that federal government film and TV funder Telefilm Canada and Canuck media and…
With big media congloms absent from YouTube's lineup of 53 Internet pay channels, children's programming could be the sole category in the bunch that has any chance of ringing the cash register. For…
YouTube is betting Internet users will pay a couple of bucks per month to select from a broad range of genre content -- from "Sesame Street," "Inspector Gadget" and NatGeo Kids content to UFC…
Transactional attorneys include Harry "Skip" Brittenham, P. John Burke, Stan Coleman, George Cooke, Jay L. Cooper, Jacqueline Eckhouse, Craig Emanuel, Matt Galsor, Cliff Gilbert-Lurie, Joel A. Katz…
Canada's DHX Media has pacted with China Mobile Entertainment and Alebrije Entertainment for an SVOD edutainment channel on China-based online TV service provider PPTV to extend its reach into the…
Bell Media-owned CTV network has greenlit two comedy pilots, "Satisfaction" and "Spun Out," from top comedy scribes.
Canada-based DHX Media has acquired Wildbrain, the company behind preschool phenomenon "Yo Gabba Gabba."
In Latin America, an old-school skill is drawing attention for its new look.
Army Archerd, whose 52-year run as a Daily Variety columnist made him unique among showbiz reporters, died Tuesday in Los Angeles of a rare form of mesothelioma, a lung cancer thought to be the…