Posts Tagged ‘mtv’

mtvU Goes Broadband

by Zeddon October 27, 2005
mtvU, MTV’s 24-hour college network, earlier this week unveiled MTV Networks’ first channel distributed in its entirety over broadband, “mtvU Über.” Driven by student demand, “mtvU Über” is available everywhere, through both non-stop streaming and a unique on-demand capability, enabling viewers to customize their experience. In addition to making mtvU’s on-air programming, “mtvU Über” will […]

MTV, Midway Games Enter Gaming Relationship

by Zeddon June 29, 2005
MTV has formed a relationship with Midway Games Inc. to market and jointly sell in-game advertising and collaborate on soundtrack development for three upcoming games. Under the terms of the deal, MTV is able to participate in a royalty sharing structure. The first title shipping under the deal is expected to debut this holiday season, […]

MTV Launches "MTV Games"

by Zeddon June 27, 2005
MTV: Music Television today announced the launch of its newest division — “MTV Games.” The new division will work in-house through its newly created interactive entertainment studio, along with industry partners, to produce and market original video game titles. It will also work to form strategic marketing partnerships with game publishers in an attempt to […]

"Celebrity Deathmatch" Returns to MTV 2

by on June 21, 2005
MTV 2 has announced that eight new episodes of Celebrity Deathmatch will air in November as part of the network’s “Sic ‘Em Friday,” Animation HQ reports. However, the series’ original creator, Eric Fogel, will not be involved. There has been no mention as to which celebrities will be skewered in the new episodes.

MTVN Names New Leaders for MTV and VH1

by Zeddon May 11, 2005
MTV Networks Group today announced two executive moves at their MTV and VH1 networks. Christina Norman has been appointed President of MTV: Music Television; Tom Calderone has been named General Manager of VH1. Norman was previously President of VH1; Calderone has served as Executive Vice President of Music Programming and Talent for MTV & MTV2. […]

Herb Scannell and Bill Roedy Named MTV Networks Vice Chairmen

by Zeddon March 17, 2005
Herb Scannell and Bill Roedy have been appointed to the positions of Vice Chairman, MTV Networks and President, Nickelodeon Networks and Vice Chairman, MTV Networks and President, MTV Networks International, respectively, it was announced on Wednesday. Mr. Scannell, in addition to managing the overall businesses of Nickelodeon, Nick at Nite, TV Land, Noggin/The N, and […]

MTV Networks and Microsoft Announce Strategic Digital Entertainment Alliance

by Zeddon January 8, 2005
MTV Networks and Microsoft have announced a strategic agreement to cooperate on several long-term digital media initiatives. The two companies will work together to create new ways for consumers to access MTVN entertainment programming and brands via a variety of digital entertainment products and platforms including Microsoft’s Windows Media Player. [Source: PR Newswire]