Youku Tudou producing drama based on box-office hit
The Chinese web-TV giant says it’s releasing more than 20 original productions in the second half of this year, including a show based on Tiny Times.
Barcroft Media extends deal with Yahoo Screen
The production and distribution company’s CEO and founder talks about its strategy to have its short-form videos seeded across the digital platform’s global network.
Youku Tudou turns quarterly profit of $7.3M, talks content strategy
The Chinese online-video company has a multi-pronged content strategy that includes attracting big sponsors like Mercedes-Benz to original programming as well as co-producing with traditional TV networks.
Mobile video contest in China takes in record $16.5M plus
The 2013 edition of an annual mobile video contest in China set new records.
China’s opens gates to streaming U.S. content online
Current-season episodes of Saturday Night Live, America’s premiere not-ready-for-primetime comedy show, are now available online in China.
Ten SNL episodes have been playing online at Sohu Video’s website since late December, …