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Quick Breaks: CBS Sports Comes to Chromecast; Netflix Paid $60M...

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Fullscreen, Crunchyroll Parent Otter Media Parts Ways with Its CEO


NewFronts Day 6: Fullscreen, Machinima, and Defy Media Take the Stage


Crunchyroll Names New Head of Original Content

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Welcome to Hallyu-wood: The Addiction to Korean Dramas, and Why...

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Thursday 10.9.14: News to Know


Chernin-Backed Otter Media Names CEO — Also Hires Tom Pickett

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Vevo Is No Longer for Sale

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Thursday 7.24: News to Know


Chernin and AT&T Close to Buying Controlling Stake in...

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Chernin Group and AT&T’s Joint Venture Acquires Creativebug


Chernin-Backed European MCN Base79 Acquired by Rightster


Latino MCN MiTu Bolsters Revenue Team


Latino MCN MiTu Closes $10 Million Series B Round

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Chernin Group’s ‘@SummerBreak’ Ready for More...


Chernin-Backed Crunchyroll Buys Video Discovery Startup Redux

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Wednesday 5.28: News to Know


The Chernin Group Makes Fullscreen’s OTT Play Far More...

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The Chernin Group and AT&T Pledge $500M to Invest in or Buy...

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Tuesday 4.22: News to Know

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VI Power-Sixer: Peter Chernin / Fathering the Fourth Generation...


Welcome to the Inaugural VI Power-Sixer

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Who are the most important executives in the online video space? Better yet, who are the best executives in the online video space?

That’s not an easy question. Even for an industry that most would describe as still emerging, there are many who can be considered very important. In fact, when we sent out a call for you, the industry, to nominate those who would best fit the description of an “online video power player,” we received an overwhelming number of submissions.

But that’s a good thing. It proves that this space, this oft-criticized space, is not one to be ignored. There are interesting deals, mergers,

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Astronauts Wanted Names Billy Parks Chief Content Officer


Chernin Group Elevates Rajesh Kamat to COO of Its Asian...


MiTu Inks Content Deal with Spanish Comedy Crew Enchufe.TV


Chernin-Backed Crunchyroll Unpacks New Streaming Service for...


AOL Has the License to Show You Content from Latino MCN MiTu

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Tuesday 12.3: News to Know


Chernin Group Buys Crunchyroll, Will Expand Video Site Beyond Anime

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Want to Drive Views to Your YouTube Video? Enlist a YouTuber


Monday 7.15: News to Know

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Stop Me If You’ve Heard This Before: Hulu Owners Say ‘Nah’

Sahil Patel

It’s 2011 all over again as Hulu’s trio of owners, 21st Century Fox, Disney, and Comcast, have decided to not sell the video service to any of its suitors. Instead, they will put $750 million into the video company to “propel future growth,” according to the announcement.

The final suitors for Hulu came down to DirecTV and the combination of The Chernin Group and AT&T, as well as Time Warner Cable, which was only interested in buying a stake in the company. The initial list was much bigger, but over the past couple of weeks,


Monday 7.8: News to Know


Silver Lake Decides It Doesn’t Want Hulu (For Now)


The Hulu Carousel Continues


Hulu Has Seven Suitors, Why We’re Rooting for Yahoo