The children's TV series "Saddle Club," which runs on some PBS stations and on Discovery Kids, is moving into the virtual world through Sun Microsystems' online-game platform Project Darkstar.
Nicklas Bengtsson has stepped down as Scanbox Entertainment Sweden CEO to move to Bonver Entertainment, one of the Nordic region's major home entertainment distributors.
Lionsgate Home Entertainment has inked a deal to distribute select ABC Studios titles on DVD.
Seeking a weapon to fight off upstarts like Redbox in the DVD vending machine biz, Blockbuster and cash-register maker NCR have teamed to roll out special kiosks this fall.
Digital music distrib the Orchard will seek licensing in film, television and advertising and brand entertainment opportunities for master recordings owned by Sony/ATV Music Publishing.