Netflix has hired Larry Tanz, CEO of Vuguru, the digital studio owned by former Walt Disney CEO Michael Eisner. The streaming service confirmed he will join as VP of content acquisition for Europe…
Hulu signed a deal with digital studio Vuguru for exclusive subscription VOD rights to three films: comedy “Play Nice” starring Mary Lynn Rajskub (“24”), horror flick “Crawlspace” and puppet-crime…
Digital studio Vuguru recruited Lauren Corrao, former president of original programming at Comedy Central, as chief creative officer to head up development of long-form programming. Corrao, who…
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…
In its most aggressive bet yet in original online video, Yahoo will launch eight shortform comedy series Sept. 9.
Yahoo will bow eight short-form comedy series Sept. 9, taking a page from Netflix's playbook in debuting nearly all eps at once to tap into binge-viewing behavior, built around 38-year archive of…
At the second running of the Digital Content NewFronts last week in New York, the online video players and TV nets hyping themselves displayed two competing approaches to onboarding content. The…
AOL is tripling investment in original video programming this year with a slate of 15 new shows, many featuring brand-name entertainment personalities including Sarah Jessica Parker, Hank Azaria…
Yahoo unveiled slate of six new shows, including provocatively titled comedy "Losing Your Virginity with John Stamos," as well as new partnerships with wrestling's WWE — giving Internet portal…
MIAMI -- From Mark Cuban to execs from YouTube, Facebook, Yahoo, Machinima, Alloy Digital and Vuguru, heavyweight players in digital content were all over the NATPE confab this week. And some of them…
Michael Eisner's new distribution pact with Universal goes a long way toward furthering his efforts to raise a production fund.
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