A serious news program has become one of the most successful sites on the Web -- thanks to its stripping newscasters. Set up just over a year ago, 30-minute Webcast Naked News attracts 5.5 million…
The Walt Disney Co. reported strong first-quarter results Tuesday for its film, cable TV and theme park businesses. But Internet red ink, ABC ad slippage and big one-time accounting charges socked…
Video-on-demand service Intertainer has pacted with Warner Music Group in a licensing agreement that will allow the company to stream new releases of musicvideos from the Atlantic Group, Elektra…
A day after the videogame license for one of the hottest movie properties, "The Matrix," was snatched up, French vidgame giant Infogrames is near a deal for the vidgame rights to the "Terminator"…
Entertainment marketing and branding powerhouse Pittard Sullivan has laid off 11% of its staff as the company restructures its operations. Most of the layoffs come out of the company's Culver City…
Shooting Gallery has named Joseph Tedeschi as prexy of the company, overseeing operations and managing new business initiatives.
Japanese web TV Tokyo, leading telecom NTT, financial daily Nihon Keizai Shimbun and four other companies will set up a video distribution company for broadband networks that will launch in March.
CNBC prexy Bill Bolster has been upped to chairman-CEO of CNBC, where he will head up the financial news net's global operations, business development and sales.
While Disney's shuttering of long struggling portal Go.com reflects its acknowledgment of an expensive failure, last week's move signals much more than that: Hollywood's fear of the Internet is gone.
Universal Pictures subsid Hypnotic has acquired exclusive worldwide distribution rights to four shorts that bowed at this year's Slamdance Film Festival, which the Netco sponsored.
Steve Golin's Los Angeles-based management and production company Anonymous Content has begun production on a series of Internet-based shorts exec produced by David Fincher. John Frankenheimer, Ang…