Now that second-screen viewing and audience participation are mainstays, networks can gauge immediate fan reactions and be a part of the conversation. Just how they choose to do that depends on the…
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Male-skewing Internet media company Break Media will write $20,000 checks to eight finalists of digital short-film competish to produce their films, with grand-prize winner to receive development…
For Nancy Tellem, pitch meetings these days start with a demonstration of everything that the Xbox platform has to offer content creators.
Several senior Hollywood execs are set to speak at Frames, India's annual media and entertainment convention, which runs March 12-14.
Viacom has pacted with U.K. telco BT to add MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon to the lineup of channels on its pay TV platform, BT Vision.
With more of its viewers holding a smartphone or tablet during broadcasts of its shows, WWE is the latest producer to chase viewers to the second screen as it tries to keep audiences engaged with its…
The hiring of former CBS chief Nancy Tellem is the latest sign Microsoft will rely on original programming to keep the company competitive in the developing war among new-media giants.
Sony Corp. is pressing pause on plans to launch a rival video service to cable and satellite companies in light of a recent Comcast decision that inflamed net neutrality advocates.
Julia Phelps is crossing over from Viacom's corporate office to serve as senior veep of corporate communications for Viacom Intl. Media Networks.
Over the past several years, much of the focus in kids' TV has been on the popularity of live-action programs, spurred by the success of such shows as Disney's "Hannah Montana" and Nickelodeon's…
Looking to boost its presence around the globe, Viacom said Wednesday it is promoting veteran executive Bob Bakish to the newly created position of CEO of international media networks.