The light is going out in the fridge on Friday. Unable to secure sufficient funding, Netcaster Icebox.com announced that it will shutter by the end of the week.
Universal Pictures subsid Hypnotic has acquired exclusive worldwide distribution rights to four shorts that bowed at this year's Slamdance Film Festival, which the Netco sponsored.
Entertainment marketing and branding powerhouse Pittard Sullivan has laid off 11% of its staff as the company restructures its operations. Most of the layoffs come out of the company's Culver City…
Vivendi Universal's online gaming subsid Flipside.com said Tuesday it will acquire rival Uproar for $140 million in a deal that should create one of the largest interactive gaming networks on the…
While Disney's shuttering of long struggling portal Go.com reflects its acknowledgment of an expensive failure, last week's move signals much more than that: Hollywood's fear of the Internet is gone.
Steve Golin's Los Angeles-based management and production company Anonymous Content has begun production on a series of Internet-based shorts exec produced by David Fincher. John Frankenheimer, Ang…
CNBC prexy Bill Bolster has been upped to chairman-CEO of CNBC, where he will head up the financial news net's global operations, business development and sales.
Shooting Gallery has named Joseph Tedeschi as prexy of the company, overseeing operations and managing new business initiatives.
Rupert Murdoch and General Motors are close to signing a deal that would create the biggest satellite company in the world, valued at more than $70 billion. Deal would merge Murdoch's Sky Global…
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.
Film stars Sophia Loren, Claudia Cardinale and Roberto Benigni are among hundreds of artists from across Europe who have written to the European Parliament before a crucial copyright vote.