Silver Lake Partners and talent agency WME are no longer in the running to buy Hulu, as the deadline to accept bids for the company ends today. The companies opted not to sweeten their initial offer…
Samsung Electronics has acquired Internet set-top startup Boxee, which struggled to gain traction as an over-the-top video platform, with the Korean consumer-electronics giant planning to use Boxee’s…
NBC's "Days of Our Lives" took the gold for drama series at the 40th annual Daytime Emmy Awards on Sunday.
Just as J.J. Abrams' dancecard is filling up with new movies and TV shows to direct and produce, he has also agreed to give the keynote address at the D.I.C.E. Summit with videogame vet Gabe Newell…
The advent of high-quality YouTube dance channels has changed the game for both the amateur and pro hoofers who used to flock to the web to watch mostly homegrown vids.
Carl Icahn has spent $323.6 million buying up stock in his quest to initiate a shakeup at Netflix.
The marvelous 3-D imagery in DreamWorks Animation's "The Rise of the Guardians" (Hollywood Animation Award), based on William Joyce's children's book "The Guardians of Childhood," includes characters…
It's a mega-merger of outre comedy brands.
Technicolor has struck a partnership to become the first delivery partner for a new online content marketplace, Rightstrade.
Russia's famous state cartoon film studio Soyuzmultfilm, founded 75 years ago and once a powerhouse of Soviet animation, needs an urgent Kremlin bailout if it is to survive, studio chiefs have told…
In the cavalcade of big-budget TV commercials for the Super Bowl, at least 24 spots were embellished by audio supplied by production music libraries, which represents a coming of age, of sorts, for…
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