Fox has upped Carolyn Gray to veepee of advertising and online entertainment. New gig puts Gray in charge of managing all areas of the network's Fox.com ent and implementation. She'll also team with…
Universal Studios Intl. has agreed to provide U.K.'s Video Networks' video-on-demand service with feature films as well as film and TV library titles for several years.
NBC has ponied up $85 million to acquire and pull the plug on money-losing Internet portal and new-media division NBC Internet.
Paul Sweeting: Backend
Entertainment venture Rumpus has acquired Zeeks.com, a popular gaming and community site for kids. Rumpus will use the site as an additional channel for its feature-length animated features and sale…
A year ago, it was impossible to find decent office space in the trendy high-tech districts, with rents skyrocketing to more than $5 per square foot, and prime space often causing bidding wars.
For the online entertainment community, it might just be a small world after all. Seeking new revenue streams, studios that develop Web animation are turning their attention overseas to find…
Sundance may have rejected his short film "Bullet in the Brain," but tyro helmer David Von Ancken still managed to turn himself into the center of attention in Park City last January.
While rumors continue about a merger between Vivendi Universal's cash-strapped pay TV channel Telepiu and News Corp.'s Stream, talks could lead to the more modest strategy of lowering the prices of…
Stunted by a lack of major-label content and competition from free file-sharer Napster, EMusic.com has put itself on the block, and industry sources say Universal Music Group is the buyer.
A "little" movie that grossed $171 million worldwide, won three Oscars and spawned a remarkably profitable franchise, "Rocky" is nonetheless rarely cited as a meaningful or masterful film. It does…