BMG and Universal Music Group-backed GetMusic.com has upped creative director Lynn Thomlison to the post of vice president, creative director.
The inaugural Animation Business Marketplace will be held March 1-2 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. The confab will include panel discus-sions, a job fair and career improvement forums.
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.
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…
Hit Entertainment is in advanced talks to acquire another kidvid producer, possibly Texas-based Lyrick Studios, home of Barney the Dinosaur.
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.
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…
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…
Bob Davis ankled his post as the CEO of Terra Lycos on Thursday as analysts raised concerns about the conglom's ability to keep pace with established services like AOL Time Warner, Yahoo! and…
Film and video editing technology maker Avid Technology reported strong fourth quarter results Thursday, with revenues up 13% to $126 million.