Giant Gallic telco France Telecom launched Spanish Internet TV operation Wanadoo on Tuesday. Wanadoo TV's offerings includes some 40 channels, interactive services, a programming guide and…
German sales group Telepool has boarded Christmas-themed CGI feature "Way to the Stars," picking up international rights and co-producing the family film through its production division Europool.
The Weinstein Co. is launching Dragon Dynasty, an upscale DVD label that will become home to its burgeoning collection of Asian action titles. Quentin Tarantino is working with the Weinsteins to…
Sony Pictures Classics has struck a deal for North American rights to "Persepolis," an in-production animated feature based on Iranian author Marjane Satrapi's autobiolgraphical graphic novels.
Nickelodeon has chosen Shawn and Marlon Wayans as judges of the third annual Nicktoons Network Animation Festival. Fest will take place the weekend of Aug. 12 at the Nicktoons Studios in Burbank
A year and a half after Lloyd Braun joined the Netco as media group topper, Yahoo! is reorganizing the group and putting one exec in charge of original content.
The leading trade orgs for vidgame retailers and video rental stores are joining forces as both groups face growing pressure from state and federal lawmakers looking to crack down on violent and…
London-based Benchmark Capital Europe is forking over $15 million for an undisclosed stake in networking Web site Bebo.
South Africans will be able to watch this year's World Cup soccer finals, which kick off June 9 in Germany, on their cell phones, a first for local broadcasting.
Several leading European broadcasters which invest in film production met Monday in Cannes to discuss how video-on-demand will impact European cinema.
"Lost" has found a new home on videogame consoles. French game publisher Ubisoft has struck a deal with Touchstone Television to adapt the hit ABC drama. Long-term pact gives Ubisoft the opportunity…