Lions Gate Films is either making a generous offer to Webheads, or else is whipping up a safe but attention-grabbing PR ploy.
Inking its biggest deal to date, Netcaster iFilm has acquired publisher the Hollywood Creative Directory, considerably strengthening its online business and film offerings on iFilmpro.com.
Creative Planet, an online resource for Hollywood professionals, has acquired the Source Maythenyi Inc. Specifics of the pact were not disclosed, but Pamela Maythenyi will continue to supervise…
Less than two months after signing investment deals with all five major record labels, Listen.com on Monday announced that the company has picked up $70 million in additional venture capital. The…
Hicks, Muse is creating a new sports Web site, PSNSports.com, expected to launch this summer. The investment firm just launched its 24-hour Latino sports channel Pan-American Sports Network (PSN) on…
Kermit the Frog has taken a flying leap onto the Web. The Jim Henson Co. inked a licensing pact last week with online content provider Pulse Entertainment for the creation of original 3D animated…
Warner Bros.' signature Web site Entertaindom.com has fired up "The Seat Fillers," a series promoting the little-known workers of the Oscars.
Two months after the Recording Industry Assn. of America (RIAA) filed a copyright infringement suit against MP3.com (Daily Variety, Jan. 24), the Harry Fox music publishing agency has filed a similar…
Telewest Communications has become the first U.K. cabler to launch its broadband digital service, dubbed Blueyonder.
The Television Internet Broadcasting Network has launched "Muscle Beach," a streaming half-hour episodic show that bucks the standard of eight-minute-or-less shows currently on the Web.
NBC has acquired an equity stake in Space.com, the Web site headed by former CNNfn topper Lou Dobbs.