German video king turned licensing company VCL Film + Medien has acquired Scandi film outfit Scanbox Media for 22 million kroners ($2.7 million), paid mostly in shares.
Shockwave.com will bow the first of its celeb-created Web series Tuesday with the launch of Tim Burton's "Stainboy."
Netcaster TheRomp.com is taking its content offline, inking a development deal with Mandalay Sports Entertainment to produce reality-based gameshows "The Hunt" and "Peephole" for television. Jason…
Warner Bros. Intl. Television Distribution has acquired foreign TV rights to the 600-plus-hours of celebrity-based interviews from Byron Allen's entertainment network and superstore…
Artists Management Group Animation has inked a corporate consulting deal to represent Unbound Studios, a developer of Flash animated and Shockwave games, for clients including Nickelodeon, Paramount…
If you're considering jumping to a dot-com job from your current position as a hot-shot studio exec, TV line producer or Java programmer, the experts have one piece of advice: Think like an investor…
In a move that could signal the first foray by a major label into large-scale online music distribution, Universal Music Group has tapped Loudeye Technologies to encode and store its current U.S…
Keen to capitalize on the new technologies that are reshaping the film industry, the Tribeca Film Center said Friday it has made minority investments in two new-media firms.
Nearly three weeks after Pop.com, the Netco from DreamWorks and Imagine Entertainment flatlined, Jeffrey Katzenberg said he will return to working online, and even plans to resurrect the "Pop"…
Hey buddy, do you have any HDTV? If there is anything that the large but thrifty delegation from Japan will spend money on, it is programming in the high-definition TV format. Japan's webs are all…