Shomi picks up first window for breakout hit Jane the Virgin
The newly launched Canadian streamer has exclusive broadcast rights to the well-liked CW series, as well as upcoming show The Messengers.
Vice and Live Nation partner on music video platform
Set to launch next year, the joint venture will feature long and short-form series, live concerts and documentaries, as well an e-commerce component.
Cameron Dallas movie Expelled to hit theaters before web
Produced by AwesomenessTV, the comedy opens in theaters in New York, L.A. and Chicago on Dec. 12.
Vimeo offers online animation course from Robot Chicken team
Seth Green and Stoopid Buddy Stoodios announce an online stop-motion animation course that can be taken through Vimeo On Demand.
Viners hired for Cartoon Network’s anti-bullying campaign
In partnership with FullBottle, a digital company that works with influencers, 4 Viners are posting clips for the campaign throughout the month.
Fullscreen’s live event InTour is not a quick cash-in
Several seats at Saturday’s show are reserved for corporate execs as the MCN sets out to prove the mainstream appeal of its YouTubers.
Evoke signs video deal with Twitter handle
Raise a (red cup) toast to new revenue streams: Producer/director Matthew Shewchuk sees big potential in diversifying the @Collegefession account.
Starz experiments with rollout of The Chair
Doc series that follows first-time directors as they put together a film for $900K will be available for binge-viewing online next weekend.
Is the next wave of Canuck musical talent on YouTube?
CBC’s campus-focused contest embraces YouTube’s importance in the music industry by offering MCN management as a prize.
The Whistle launches Xbox 360 app
John West, founder and CEO of The Whistle, talks content strategy and explains what makes his sports app unique.