Irvine-based Interplay Entertainment has been awarded the videogame license to "The Matrix," one of the hottest movie licenses and the crown jewel of Warner Bros. Properties.
BMG and Universal Music Group-backed GetMusic.com has upped creative director Lynn Thomlison to the post of vice president, creative director.
Internet consultancy Razorfish slashed 400 jobs, or 27% of its workforce, on Monday.
Hit Entertainment is in advanced talks to acquire another kidvid producer, possibly Texas-based Lyrick Studios, home of Barney the Dinosaur.
At a time when dot-coms are discovering that the free-money well has frozen over in the investment community, online film portal iFilm has secured $10 million in financing from heavyweights Yahoo…
A group of Toronto and Los Angeles software and media finance specialists are launching a Web site that will help TV and film producers find financing worldwide.
German media giant Bertelsmann is restructuring the company to merge its broadband activities and television interests into one division. Television holding company the RTL Group is acquiring the…
Just two months after abandoning the consumer hardware market, digital video recording service ReplayTV was sold Thursday to digital audio device company SONICblue for roughly $120 million.
Call it a dream deferred. On Monday, popular film fan destination CountingDown.com will bow "Dreams," two animated shorts by Steven Spielberg and Ron Howard, which were originally intended as a…
VDI MultiMedia has tapped Larry Hester prexy of its VDI Group and Neil Nguyen prexy of its multimedia group, while Alan Steel was upped to exec veep of finance and administration and Larry Birstock…
Internet broadcasting services provider Play Streaming Media Group said Thursday that it has acquired former parent Play Industries, a company in which Michael Ovitz holds a minority stake.