MTV Films

  1. Amy Finnerty Named SVP, Talent at Maker Studios

    October 10, 2012 6:05 PM EDT Maker Studios has named Amy Finnerty as its new senior vice president of talent, a position the company created for her upon hiring her earlier this year. Maker, based in Los Angeles, is a media company that specializes in creating original conten ...

  2. Drew Barrymore's Best Coast Video Launches MTV Division

    August 02, 2011 7:35 PM EDT An 11-minute short film by Drew Barrymore and featuring the music of Best Coast will debut next week on MTV's websites as the network's new multi-platform unit MTVX begins to make its mark in offering new content. The short film includes ...

  3. Miley Cyrus To Launch Album On Global MTV Sites

    June 17, 2010 12:00 AM EDT MTV will host a global live stream of Miley Cyrus performing new songs across its international Web sites. Cyrus will perform songs from "Can't Be Tamed" (Hollywood Records/Universal) on June 21 - the release date of the album - at ...

  4. Paramount To Drop Blu-Ray

    August 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Paramount Pictures and DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. will offer next-generation DVDs in the HD DVD format and drop support for Blu-ray, further complicating the race between the competing technologies. Monday's announcement affects the upcomi ...

  5. Black Upped At MTV

    July 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Network vet promoted to senior VP. Marnie Black, former VP of communications for MTV Music is being promoted to senior VP of communications for the network. She will report MTV's president, Christina Norman, and continue to be based in New Yo ...

  6. Cross-Network DVD Studio Launches

    October 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks Music, Logo Enterprise Group and Paramount Home Entertainment are coming together for a new cross-network DVD studio. Titles are expected to include a number of music-based films, dramas, MTV Networks Music, Logo Enterprise Group and ...

  7. MTV Games To Launch

    June 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Division to partner with Midway for upcoming soundtracks. MTV's newest division, MTV Games, will develop, produce and promote original interactive games aimed at MTV's audience. Coinciding with this launch is a business partnership betwe ...

  8. MTV Networks Shuffles Top Execs Posts

    May 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks is establishing new leadership on the channel level at MTV and VH1. VH1 president Christina Norman has been named president of MTV, while MTV executive VP of programming and talent Tom Ca NEW YORK -- MTV Networks is establishing new l ...

  9. MTV Networks Shuffles Top Execs Posts

    May 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Norman, Calderone take on new responsibilities. MTV Networks is establishing new leadership on the channel level at MTV and VH1. VH1 president Christina Norman has been named president of MTV, while MTV executive VP of programming and talent Tom C ...

  10. MTV, P.Diddy Extend Ties

    March 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST Network scores first-look production deal. MTV will announce today (March 23) a first-look production agreement with Sean "P.Diddy" Combs' Bad Boy Entertainment. Combs will provide executive-producer services on future television pr ...

  11. Lack: Sony BMG Exploring Film/TV Biz For Artists

    March 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sony BMG is getting into the film and television business, CEO Andrew Lack told attendees of the daylong <i>Billboard</i> Music &amp; Money Symposium on March 3 in New York. NEW YORK -- Sony BMG is getting into the film and televis ...

  12. Lack: Sony BMG Exploring Film/TV Biz

    March 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sony BMG is getting into the film and television business, CEO Andrew Lack told attendees of the daylong Billboard Music &amp; Money Symposium today (March 3) in New York. Sony BMG is getting into the film and television business, CEO Andrew L ...

  13. Lack: Sony BMG Exploring Film/TV Biz

    March 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Projects will incorporate music acts. Sony BMG is getting into the film and television business, CEO Andrew Lack told attendees of the daylong Billboard Music & Money Symposium today (March 3) in New York. In a keynote Q&A session with Loe ...

  14. Melee, Paramount Pact For Music-Based Movies

    November 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Melee Entertainment, formed <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/bb/biz/archivesearch/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1807445">last year</A> by Bryan Turner and Scott Aronson, has reached an agreement Melee Entertainment, for ...

  15. Melee, Paramount Pact For Music-Based Movies

    November 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Melee Entertainment, formed <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/bb/biz/archivesearch/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1807445">last year</A> by Bryan Turner and Scott Aronson, has reached an agreement Melee Entertainment, for ...

  16. MTV Networks Ups Toffler, Graden

    October 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks has made several changes to its New York-based management, including promoting Van Toffler to president of MTV Networks Group. MTV Networks has made several changes to its New York-based management, including promoting Van Toffler to ...

  17. Iovine, Rosenberg In Paramount/MTV Films Deal

    September 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Viacom-owned Paramount Pictures and its affiliate MTV Films have inked a first-look deal with Interscope Geffen A&amp;M chairman/CEO Jimmy Iovine and Eminem manager Paul Rosenberg. Under the agreement NEW YORK -- Viacom-owned Paramount Picture ...

  18. Iovine, Rosenberg In Paramount/MTV Films Deal

    September 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Viacom-owned Paramount Pictures and its affiliate MTV Films have inked a first-look deal with Interscope Geffen A&amp;M chairman/CEO Jimmy Iovine and Eminem manager Paul Rosenberg. Under the agreement Viacom-owned Paramount Pictures and its af ...

  19. Iovine, Rosenberg In Paramount/MTV Films Deal

    September 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Viacom-owned Paramount Pictures and its affiliate MTV Films have inked a first-look deal with Interscope Geffen A&amp;M chairman/CEO Jimmy Iovine and Eminem manager Paul Rosenberg. Under the agreement Viacom-owned Paramount Pictures and its af ...

  20. MTV Films Says 'Yeah' To Usher

    July 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Having spent nine weeks atop the Billboard 200 with his current album, "Confessions" (LaFace/Zomba), R&amp;B artist Usher could next be testing his drawing power on the boxoffice charts. Having spent nine weeks atop the Billboard 200 ...

  21. Van Toffler To Receive Spirit Of Life Honor

    April 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST City of Hope to fete MTV exec in October. Van Toffler, president of MTV, MTV2 and MTV Films, has been named as the City of Hope's 2004 Spirit of Life honoree. Toffler is being recognized for raising awareness of social and health issues throu ...

  22. MTV Rebranding College TV Network

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST MTV Networks (MTVN) is relaunching College Television Network (CTN) under the new name mtvU. The redesign had been expected. MTV Networks (MTVN) is relaunching College Television Network (CTN) under the new name mtvU. The redesign had been expecte ...