MGM Home Entertainment president David Bishop is the latest studio homevideo executive to be given a key role in developing video-on-demand strategies. It's also another signal that studios are…
Oscar-winning screenwriters Ron Bass ("Rain Man") and Marc Norman ("Shakespeare in Love") will host a live Webcast on Tuesday from the Writers Guild of America's annual Winter Screenwriters Reception.
Memo to Internet companies looking to move into the TV production biz: Don't piss off the people at the network. That's the lesson Icebox.com has learned the hard way in its dealings with Fox…
FilmTrust.com has inked a deal with iFilm.com to acquire several software packages that target the filmmaking community with online production, location scouting and job-search tools. The deal, which…
Online DVD rental service NetFlix.com has inked revenue sharing agreements with five Hollywood studios, including DVD's biggest promoters, Warner Bros. and Columbia TriStar.
In his first ever presentation to London analysts, Walt Disney Chairman-CEO Michael Eisner called his company a race car, "accelerating nicely, but firing on only half its cylinders."
Jonathan Kaplan has been tapped prexy and CEO of Sega.com. He stems from FamilyWonder Inc., a San Francisco-based entertainment media company which Sega also said Wednesday it has acquired.
New Line Home Video has upped Pam Kelley to senior veepee of sales. Kelley, who will report to homevid prexy Stephen Einhorn, will continue to manage the company's North American rental and…
LockStream Corp. has signed DreamWorks Records, Lions Gate Entertainment, Full Moon Entertainment and the band Devo as clients to use its technology to securely distrib video and text-based files to…
Oy vey! Inside magazine, launched with great fanfare this week by Powerful Media and the Industry Standard, has found a new reason to kvetch.