Warner Bros. Intl. Television's Web site (www.wbitv.com) saw more than a 50% year-to-year increase in page visits for the three weeks it hosted its VIP Cyber Screenings, tied to the annual L.A…
In Latin America's largest Internet deal to date, Telecom Italia paid $810 million for a 30% stake in Globo.com, the ISP and portal launched in March by Brazilian media giant Organizações Globo.
With a deal valued at north of $50 million, the Lions Gate-Trimark merger is all but done. Sources said that Lions Gate plans to utilize Trimark primarily as its video arm, effectively killing…
The MTVi Group has tapped Paul Greenberg as veep of new business development to oversee the identification and negotiation of strategic relationships for MTVi's network of Web sites, including…
Intertainer Inc. and the American Film Institute on Thursday announced that AFI will give the Netcaster exclusive rights to show the org's library of short indie films online. In addition, the two…
Now that its Web divisions are gearing up to expand their original Internet programming efforts, Warner Bros. New Media has tapped Sean Burton as veep of business development for Warner Bros. Online…
Internet content producer Honkworm Intl. has tapped vet television producer Rhonda Moore as creative director of series development.
Sony said Thursday it will try to further tap into the $7 billion gaming biz by turning Sony Online Entertainment into solely an Internet gaming unit. Firm has tapped longtime vidgame exec Kelly…
Hip-hop Web site Hookt.com has closed a $12 million second round of funding.
Lions Gate Films has picked up video and pay-per-view rights on a package of five high-profile titles from J&M Entertainment, including Shirley MacLaine's directorial debut, "Bruno," starring Gary…