In a last-minute announcement on the eve of NATPE, Warner Bros. took the wraps off a multiyear deal with the Fox O&Os for a daily strip based on its Web sensation "TMZ."
The company that turned mail-order DVD rentals into a phenomenon is hoping to do the same for movies on the Web. Netflix has pacted with a number of studios to offer streamed movies to its…
BCI, a wholly owned subsid of Navarre Corp., has licensed the long-term North American DVD publishing and distribution rights to programming from FremantleMedia's portfolio of TV shows and films…
"American Idol" will launch a mobile venture simultaneous with the start of its sixth season on Jan. 16, Fremantle Media exec VP of licensing worldwide Keith Hindle announced Monday at NATPE Mobile.
Fox Home Entertainment's "secret" strategy for the sixth-season bow of "24" wasn't so covert online. The studio's homevid division tried to impose an embargo on today's quickie DVD release of the…
AOL has made a $900 million bid to expand its online advertising business in Europe, but it doesn't appear that the deal will go smoothly.
Sony will miss its global sales target for the PlayStation 3 console by 25% in fiscal 2006, according to a report released Monday by Nomura Securities analyst Eiichi Katayama.
Satcaster BSkyB is attempting to scupper the threat from cabler NTL, which will be rebranded Virgin Media in the next few weeks, by marketing a triple-play offering of TV, broadband and telephone…
MGM announced Monday that the "Stargate" TV franchise will be branching out into film. "Stargate: The Ark of Truth" and "Stargate: Continuum" will be TV movie projects, eventually working their way…
Bebo, the San Francisco-based social networking site, has hired Joanna Shields from Google as president, international, based at its new London office.