With three Emmy statuettes now on its mantle, this should be a carefree time at Netflix. Were it only that simple. A Wall Street Journal story hit last Friday suggesting pay-TV providers intend to…
Starz is expanding its original programming initiatives on YouTube, with its Starz Digital Media unit launching an entertainment and comedy channel on the Internet’s No. 1 video site. The channel…
Netflix original series like "House of Cards" and "Orange Is the New Black" aren’t great for attracting new subscribers — but they’ve become a key way for the No. 1 streaming service to retain them…
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Netflix is moving to mimic HBO even more closely: The Internet streaming service’s execs said they will widen the original programming beyond TV series to include documentaries as well as stand-up…
AMC has tapped CMT programming exec Eliot Goldberg as senior vice prez of unscripted programming. He will report to Joel Stillerman, the cabler’s exec veep of original programming, production and…
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…
Seeking to put a twist on the typical close-to-the-vest development process the entertainment business has made standard practice, Amazon has given its massive user base access to samples of content…
While Redbox Instant by Verizon is focused today on jump-starting its DVD-plus-streaming biz, eventually it will move to license original programming, most likely with a family bent, according to…
Netflix may be notoriously secretive about the economics of its original programming, but not everyone who works with the streaming service works quite the same way. CAA TV literary agent Peter…
Boasting an unexpected quarterly profit, Netflix signaled interest Wednesday in finding new financing for more original programming.