The Four Media unit of Liberty Livewire, John Malone's growing post-production services group, has acquired Visiontext, a London-based DVD subtitling business, for $4.8 million. Santa Monica-based…
DreamWorks DVDs will finally be released in Britain next month thanks to a new deal between DreamWorks Home Entertainment and Universal Pictures U.K.
ReelShort.com, the entertainment Netcaster backed by Universal Pictures, will relaunch today as Hypnotic.com as it tries to transform itself into an online film studio.
Calling him a watchdog on the Web, the Writers Guild of America, West has upped Joe Rubalcaba to credits coordinator of Internet/advertising/publicity.
Reflecting the studio's efforts to expand its digital operations in Europe, Ron Geller has been appointed senior veep for the new Sony Pictures Digital Entertainment-Europe.
Oliver Wolfson, whose short film "Bowlin' Fer Souls" bowed recently on Netcaster
Online music storage company Myplay.com has laid off part of its editorial and marketing staff as it moves away from creating its own content for its Web site.
National broadcaster Doordarshan (DD) has partnered with Microsoft for a news portal.
BMG Entertainment, the music arm of German media giant Bertelsmann AG, on Tuesday became the last of the five majors to announce its strategy for selling digital music on the 'Net. BMG's service…
The Kirch Group is reportedly looking at adding former sports weblet TM3 to its growing family of networks as a low-cost music and comedy channel.
BERLIN -- Swiss-German media outfit Highlight Communications has managed to lure Heinz Wermelinger, president of BOL.com, away from Bertelsmann's online bookshop.