Snoop Dogg has been tapped host of Spike TV's second annual Video Game Awards, to be telecast live from Santa Monica on Dec. 14.
Steven Spielberg and Robert Zemeckis were on hand Tuesday night at the unveiling of the Electronic Arts Game Innovation Lab at the USC School of Cinema-Television.
XM is going online. Radio satcaster is launching an Internet offering that streams its 68 commercial-free music channels and several of its talk, comedy and other stations to paying subscribers.
CBS is launching its second Internet talkshow based on a reality skein as it preems "Survivor Live" on Thursday, hours before the bow of "Survivor: Vanuatu."
Online video-on-demand company CinemaNow is expanding its offerings through a pact with Sony Pictures. CinemaNow will offer Sony's new releases in the pay-per-view window and access to the studio's…
Yahoo is expanding its presence in the crowded digital music market with the $160 million acquisition of niche player MusicMatch. Founded in 1997, MusicMatch is one of the pioneers in the space and…
Investors can expect debt interest to shrink fiscals at Rogers Communications, Canada's largest cabler, after it announced Monday that it is buying back 34% of its wireless division for $1.7 billion…
CinemaNow is heading to Europe thanks to a partnership with ISP Tiscali. The Internet video-on-demand company will power online film offerings in Germany, Italy and the U.K. under Tiscali's brand…
The struggling Tokyo Intl. Film Festival on Monday unveiled a lineup even less international than its predecessors. TIFF, unspooling Oct. 23-31, remains in the grip of the local majors, who use it as…
Just for Variety: While Bill Clinton's doctors have told him no visitors or phone calls while he recupes at home in Chappaqua, he and Hillary spoke to their longtime friends Harry and Linda…
New Line has inked a six-figure deal with writer Jake Shapiro to preemptively pick up his untitled father/daughter college comedy spec, "Weirdo."
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