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…
Rupert Murdoch and General Motors are close to signing a deal that would create the biggest satellite company in the world, valued at more than $70 billion. Deal would merge Murdoch's Sky Global…
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…
Film stars Sophia Loren, Claudia Cardinale and Roberto Benigni are among hundreds of artists from across Europe who have written to the European Parliament before a crucial copyright vote.
Internet consultancy Razorfish slashed 400 jobs, or 27% of its workforce, on Monday.
BMG and Universal Music Group-backed GetMusic.com has upped creative director Lynn Thomlison to the post of vice president, creative director.
The inaugural Animation Business Marketplace will be held March 1-2 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. The confab will include panel discus-sions, a job fair and career improvement forums.
Irvine-based Interplay Entertainment has been awarded the videogame license to "The Matrix," one of the hottest movie licenses and the crown jewel of Warner Bros. Properties.
Hit Entertainment is in advanced talks to acquire another kidvid producer, possibly Texas-based Lyrick Studios, home of Barney the Dinosaur.
A group of Toronto and Los Angeles software and media finance specialists are launching a Web site that will help TV and film producers find financing worldwide.
Warner Home Video was the market leader with 20.31% of all videos sold to consumers last year, according to a report by VideoScan.