Ron Hayes has been upped to exec veep of on-air marketing and video creative for NBC Entertainment. Hayes has been with the Peacock since 1990.
Muliplatform distributor Shout Factory is bringing "Dead Shadows" to life, acquiring U.S and Canadian distribution rights to the David Cholewa's French horror action thriller from DC Medias.
PARIS -- The U.S. has emerged as by far the biggest growth market for French film exports, moving distribs in France to declare, "Vive les Etats Unis!"
Bear Grylls has expanded his entertainment shingle Bear Grylls Ventures to the U.S. and tapped Rogers & Cowan vet Heather Krug to run the banner as president and CEO.
Shout Factory is expanding its focus beyond retro music and homevid releases to digital entertainment with the acquisition of Video Time Machine and its related apps.
Shout! Factory has acquired homevid distributor Timeless Media Group, best known for releasing library titles like "Peter Gunn," "Wagon Train" and "The Gene Autry Show."
Lifestyle media group Gaiam acquired Vivendi Entertainment from Universal Music Group Distribution Corp. on Tuesday for $13.4 million, creating a major independent distributor of nontheatrical media…
Saban Brands has struck a domestic homevid distribution pact with Shout Factory for titles including the original "Power Rangers" franchise.
eOne will take over Vivendi Entertainment's home entertainment biz in Canada from Jan. 1, giving the distrib's market share in the retail sector a significant bump.
It's high time for an Ernie Kovacs revival.