Sharks getting sucked into the vortex of a tornado? A high school lacrosse team has been there, done that. A Latin teacher at Georgetown Preparatory School in Bethesda, Md., came up with the idea for…
With its launch date quickly approaching, Pivot, Participant TV’s cabler geared toward millennials, has unveiled the premiere dates for several of its original programs. Pivot will kick off Aug. 1…
Spike TV has bolstered its original series team, upping key execs and bringing aboard new players, all of whom will report to Sharon Levy, exec v.p. of original series. "The Original Series team's…
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips is launching a digital media consulting division out of its entertainment legal practice, and the firm has hired digital media vet Peter Csathy to pursue venture investments…
Cohen Media Group has acquired all U.S. rights to Fabien Constant’s documentary ‘Mademoiselle C.” for release in the spring of 2014. Film centers on former Vogue Paris editor-in-chief and French…
Once again, an issue of national importance has focus media attention on the Supreme Court, and once again the nine justices are defiant to the digital age. This morning’s hearing over the…
Netflix and DreamWorks Animation will team on the streaming service's first original series for kids based on the Hollywood studio's upcoming summer pic "Turbo."
With "The Descendants" and "Midnight in Paris" drawing WGA wins, awards season has entered the final stretch, with the Independent Spirit Awards this Saturday and the Oscars on Sunday.
The broadcast networks will find themselves with some unexpected company this fall in their pursuit of eyeballs and ad revenues: Yahoo.
Former K2 Pictures principal Jay Peterson has joined Original Media, where he's been named senior VP of production and development.