For YouTube stars Anthony Padilla and Ian Hecox — proprietors of popular comedy channel Smosh — embarking on a feature-length movie was worlds apart from their day jobs. The duo star in "The Smosh…
Maker Studios, a major YouTube multichannel network, has signed an agreement to acquire online video company Blip but the deal is not officially done yet, according to sources close the deal. Maker…
Online video celebs are more determined than ever to control their fates.
Starting at next month's Toronto Film Festival, Harvey and his battle-toughened soldiers can be counted on to marshal maximum promotion (and occasional controversy) for their slate.
Swedish videogamer Felix Kjellberg, who goes by the YouTube moniker "PewDiePie," now has the most popular channel on the Google video site with 11.941 million subscribers as of Friday. PewDiePie may…
YouTube is tapping into old media to push geeky Internet videos. In its biggest traditional media campaign to date, YouTube plans to run TV and in-theater advertising to promote next month's "Geek…
IDW Publishing will adapt Hunter S. Thompson's novel “Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas” into a graphic novel. Publisher produces comic books and graphic novels based on But its president and CEO Ted…
Although messy and at times uneven, the one-hour series feels like a bull's-eye with the sort of premium-cable space the distributor is eager to carve out with its original efforts.
Time Warner Cable is “nearing” a deal with Apple to provide access to cable TV through the Apple TV set-top box, similar to the way the operator is working with Microsoft's Xbox 360 and Roku…
Maker Studios co-founder Daniel Zappin and three founding execs are suing the YouTube multichannel network provider, alleging breach of contract and fraud in “ousting” him as chief executive. Maker…