Mattel and Canuck animation house Mainframe Entertainment have inked to produce the first full-length feature starring Barbie and her boyfriend Ken.
The record industry scored a major victory Monday against the file-sharing service and music biz nemesis Napster when a federal appeals court upheld an injunction and affirmed industry arguments that…
Music Netco Soundbreak.com is shifting its business model toward syndication, a move that execs hope will prevent the company from becoming another dot-com casualty.
Music community site IUMA.com, perhaps best known for offering couples $5,000 to name their babies after their site, has laid off its staff and stopped taking on new artists.
Sci-fi, fantasy and horror fan site Fandom.com has tapped Roy Kim chief operating officer.
The Recording Industry Assn. of America said Thursday that it has tapped courtroom vet Matthew Oppenheim to head up its powerful litigation department.
ABC’s new Damon Wayans sitcom is called “My Wife and Kids.” Title in Thursday’s paper was incorrect. * * * When or if any videogame rights to “Terminator 3” and “Terminator 4” will be made available…
News Corp. prexy-chief operating officer Peter Chernin urged book publishers Thursday to join Hollywood in lobbying Congress to extend copyright protection to all forms of content flowing over the…
The success of "Toy Story 2" in theatrical and video release boosted Pixar Animation Studios' fiscal 2000 earnings to more than $78.4 million, up from $49.2 million the previous year. For the fourth…
The number of homes surfing the Net via a high-speed connection jumped by 148% between December 1999 and December 2000, according to data released by Nielsen/NetRatings on Thursday.
The League of American Theatres and Producers has announced the creation of the National Broadway Theatre Awards, to honor achievement in touring shows.