Better late than never. After two years of tests, Spain has a video-on-demand service -- Imagenio -- owned by giant Spanish telco Telefonica.
Boosted by strong showings from its cable business and TV networks, Time Warner saw profits swell 76% last quarter to $1.13 billion. The world's largest media and entertainment conglom also emerged…
The Mouse House continues to be caught in cross-currents. Muscular ESPN and resurgent theme parks managed to boost Disney earnings by 5% to $723 million last quarter.
Just For Variety - Good Morning and congrats Oscar nominees. We already know of one segment that will be on the show -- a tribute to Johnny Carson.
Sundance Channel has partnered with Docurama to launch the Sundance Channel Home Entertainment Documentary Collection.
How much is enough? That's what 140,000 members of SAG and AFTRA will have to decide between now and the end of February in voting over whether to ratify a new three-year deal covering film and…
British Columbia's liberal government has hiked the tax credit for foreign production from 11% to 18% to match Ontario's credits after the film and TV production industry here threatened to move…
Several more helmers -- including Roger Corman, George Romero and Tobe Hooper -- have signed on direct segments of the upcoming "Masters of Horror" film anthology.
Online piracy is now as easy as programming a TiVo. Videora, the hottest new piracy application to hit PCs, lets users automatically download any video file that hits the Net and matches a certain…
TiVo topper Mike Ramsay is stepping aside as CEO as the digital video recording pioneer enters its toughest year yet amid intense, lower-cost competition. Company said Wednesday that it has engaged…
NBC Universal has inked a new multiyear output deal with Canal Plus Group. The Gallic paybox gets first and second window for its French premium channel and thematic channels, as well as pay-per-view…