Viacom, NBC Universal and the Songwriters Guild of America are teaming with Cisco Systems, AT&T and Microsoft to form a new tech-meets-showbiz advocacy group called Arts and Labs.
Oksana Ferchuk has been named CEO of Viasat Ukraine, a joint venture between giant media concern MTG and the Strong Media Group. Viaset Ukraine is a digital satellite TV operator.
The force was with LucasArts last week, as its new "Star Wars" vidgame "The Force Unleashed" sold a boffo 1.5 million units worldwide in its first five days.
Ari Folman's "Waltz With Bashir" has been submitted by Israel as its contender for the foreign-language Oscar.
The Gallic video-on-demand market could double in value in 2008, according to a joint study released this week by research group GfK and French media consultants NPA Conseil.
Clearly, not everything George Clooney touches turns to gold, as evidenced by the mixed reviews and subpar box office for his football period pic"Leatherheads." Yet, the hit-and-miss aspect of…
Rhino Records kicks off its new Rock 'n Roll Cinema DVD series with the long-awaited homevideo debut of the cult classic "Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains."
Major music industry and artist organizations have agreed on a way to get paid for music that is digitally distributed but not necessarily downloaded.
Despite some success in a recent test-market switch to all-digital television signals, lawmakers remain concerned about a possible million-plus viewer complaints flooding stations and the FCC in the…
Online videogame company Trion World Network has raised a monster $70 million third round of funding from sources including NBC U and Time Warner, while struggling Sumner Redstone-owned Midway Games…
Hyperbolic, abrasive celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay brings his trademark verbal abuse -- but thankfully none of the show's moronic contestants -- to the videogame adaptation of "Hell's Kitchen."