The National Basketball Assn., which is beefing up its NBA.com Web site, has signed a multiyear deal with America Online.
Stepping into the production game, actor Michael Rapaport ("Small Time Crooks") has formed Release Entertainment, together with former development exec Michael Lindenbaum, to create a slate of films…
British Telecommunications has tapped the William Morris Agency to handle its entertainment content acquisition strategy for newly formed Netcasting offering BT Openworld.
NBC launched Monday a Web site dedicated to providing programming information, demo data and NBC-audience analyses to help advertisers plan their Peacock media buys.
Televisa is broadcasting an interactive radionovela across Mexico, Central America and parts of the U.S.
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…
AtomFilms is expected to announce today a content distribution deal with Blockbuster.com to include the Netcaster's short films on the vidstore rental giant's Web site.
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…