Liberty Media Group will team with ACTV subsid HyperTV to ramp up the company's Internet production and interactive television services under the Liberty Livewire banner.
Well, that was fast: On April 11, Matt Dillon was set to star in Castle Rock Entertainment's "Miss Congeniality" opposite Sandra Bullock (Daily Variety, April 11); as of April 14, he had dropped out…
Internet mag Salon.com has pacted with Endeavor to help the Web site license its original editorial content to Hollywood studios and production companies and push the development of the company's TV…
Homevideo sales and rentals last year returned $9.5 billion to studios and suppliers -- nearly three times what studios generate from their share of theatrical box office. Of that total, DVD…
Entertainment Boulevard Inc., parent company of Netcaster Vidnet.com, acquired f/x house Digital Muse on Thursday.
Hard rockers Metallica have become the first recording artists to file a copyright infringement suit against the popular Internet file-sharing program Napster. USC, Yale and Indiana U. were named in…
At the end of the month, Atom Films will launch a film spoof section on the Web site via the bow of "American Pi," a short film helmed by Neil Palmer and starring Robert Patrick Benedict as a high…
The Internet may finally be the force that reverses the still slow deployment of interactive TV services in 2000, industryites forecasted at the National Assn. of Broadcasters confab on Wednesday.
Loudeye Technologies Inc., which makes video and music content compatible for the Internet, has pacted with Sony Music Entertainment to encode music clips for its Web sites.
The kids are all right, but is MusicMaker.com? The Reston, Va.-based Web site specializing in customizable CDs and digital music downloads will distribute the Who's next album, "The Blues to the…