Peter Csathy has departed as CEO of business consulting firm Manatt Digital Media after three years to set up his own shingle: Creatv Media, which will invest in and advise tech and media companies…
Soon you’ll be able to order YouTube to go — and be able to watch videos even when you’re disconnected. Starting in November, a new feature for Google’s YouTube mobile apps will let users watch…
A new conference and market devoted to digital entertainment will launch in February. Three-day B2B event Digital Entertainment World, which will be held next year at Los Angeles' Hyatt Regency…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
With more and more online distributors getting into the market, some of YouTube's longest-standing content providers are getting restless.
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…
Egyptian auteur Ibrahim El Batout ("Winter of Discontent") will this week start shooting Cairo-set action thriller "The Cat," about human organ trafficking in Egypt, with Amr Waked ("Salmon Fishing…
Warsaw-based New Europe Film Sales has launched a documentary arm topped by Polish doc producer Anna Wydra. The first pic on its slate is "The Art of Disappearing," from Bartek Konopka and Piotr…
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals handed a victory to Hollywood studios on Thursday when it ruled that the website isoHunt was liable for “inducing” the download of infringing TV shows and movies. In…
Binge viewers can add a new program to their watch list, as Netflix nabs exclusive rights to the third season of “The Killing,” which is being revived on AMC this year. Third season of the Fox TV…
Jessica Alba is in final negotiations to star in Milo Addica's "Weightless" for Myriad Pictures.
Helmer Dito Montiel, whose feature "Empire State" is awaiting a release date via Lionsgate, has set up his next film, "Boulevard," with Robin Williams and newcomer Roberto Aguire set to star.