YouTube is launching nine localized Web channels as part of an international expansion. The video site, owned by Google, announced the launch of the customized channels in Paris on Tuesday.
The chief architect of Sony's PlayStation game console stepped down Tuesday as the Japanese company struggles to defend its dominance in the videogame industry and revive its reputation as an…
The British Board of Film Classification has banned a video game for the first time in a decade. "Manhunt 2" was rejected by censors due its violent content, meaning the game cannot be legally…
“Wild Hogs” director Walt Becker has inked a first-look deal at Disney to develop projects to direct and produce. First up is the comic pitch “My Samurai,” with Matt Lopez writing the script. Becker…
Jack Black and Todd Phillips are teaming for the first time on Warner Bros. comedy “Man-Witch.” Duo are developing for Black to star and Phillips to direct. In the comedy, Black will play a…
New Line has bought “The $40,000 Man,” a comedy spoof written by John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein and set it up with Benderspink. Story centers on a legendary astronaut and true American…
Several of HBO's top digital execs have ankled as the company is consolidating operations in its New York headquarters under its new leadership.
Sweet news for honey-loving Winnie the Pooh: Disney Channel has picked up a second season of its new preschool entry "My Friends Tigger & Pooh."
Universal Studios Home Entertainment has elevated Tom Emrey to exec VP and chief operating officer. Emrey, previously CFO for U's homevid division, continues to report to Craig Kornblau, prexy of U…
Principal: John Friend, senior VP, Cartoon Network Enterprises Licensees include: First Look Pictures, Ripple Junction, Midway Games The story: Licensing campaigns don't need to be huge to be…