Paris Hilton may have never heard of Wal-Mart, but she and best bud Nicole Richie will soon be taking up shelf space there. In a bid to capitalize on red-hot skein "The Simple Life," Fox Home…
Departed Disney board members Roy Disney and Stanley Gold have taken their campaign against Mouse House CEO Michael Eisner to the Net, launching Web site SaveDisney.com.
CTV Specialty TV and Rogers Media are pooling their resources on the high-definition television front, inking a deal under which Rogers will invest in 50% of CTV Specialty's mobile production and…
Wall Street is sure warming up to a Hollywood newly awash in DVD cash. Hundreds of investors jammed two media and entertainment conferences in Gotham last week for days of exec presentations laced…
Jon Niermann, prexy and managing director of Walt Disney Intl. (Asia Pacific), has ankled to join gamer Electronic Arts as its South East Asia prez.
The Ribeiro Group, Brazil's second-largest exhib, has inked a pioneering deal with Internet portal and content provider iG to screen iG's news service, "Ultimo Segundo" (Last Second) in some theaters.
Buying a copy of "Grand Theft Auto: Vice City" is about to get as hard for America's teenagers as sneaking into a showing of "Bad Santa," as a coalition of retailers has agreed to begin carding…
A coalition of technology and content companies led by big names such as Microsoft, Universal Music and Japan's NTT has released the first version of a new technology specification it hopes will make…
Under pressure to return double-digit earnings growth next year, Time Warner's AOL division has let go some 450 California-based employees. Company said layoffs are part of its "ongoing cost…
Time Warner chief financial officer Wayne Pace said Monday Time Warner Cable is planning to add a digital telephone service, starting in test markets this year and next. An aggressive rollout is…
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