Netflix is further cementing its role as a homevid distributor, hiring former Miramax and Intermedia exec Bahman Naraghi as VP and head of original content.
When it comes to TiVo, Wall Street can't decide whether to fast-forward or rewind. Company's stock spiked Monday and then fell back to earth, while a bevy of market analysts threw around upgrades and…
Expect pubcasting to be a player in digital television, new PBS prexy Paula Kerger said in her first public speech. Pubcasters "recognize the need to make content available" via MP3, cell phone and…
MTV Networks Asia and Motorola have launched a content package tailored for TV, mobile phone and the Internet. Called Mobbed, it will run in Australia, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines…
Looks like Elton John's "Gnomeo and Juliet" is not dead after all. Kate Winslet is attached to topline the long-gestating CG-animated feature for Miramax Films and John's Rocket Pictures.
The Internet is becoming an established part of movie marketing campaigns, with new media like wireless and videogames the cutting-edge platforms that studios are still trying to figure out.
Freedom of expression suddenly has an unlikely champion: Wal-Mart. The family-minded chain has embraced "Brokeback Mountain," Ang Lee's ode to gay cowboys, stocking the recent DVD release on its…
Just when it looked like cable operators and satcasters would beat TiVo at its own game, TiVo has hit pause. In a ruling in a Texas courthouse late last week, the company won a $73 million judgment…
Fox has sealed a new deal with its affiliates that finally allows it to enter the iPod age. The six-year pact -- an extension of affils' previous agreement to contribute to Fox's costly NFL rights…
Barbie's got a new home at Universal. The studio is taking over distributing Barbie DVDs from Lionsgate Entertainment, which ended its five-year partnership with Mattel last month.
Canada's broadcast regulator is keeping its hands off programming on cell phones -- for now.