THR joins M2B for online 'TV 80'


The Hollywood Reporter has teamed with M2B World Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of broadband media entertainment firm Amaru Inc., to launch a series of vignettes for distribution on Internet and broadband platforms.

The series, titled "The Hollywood Reporter TV 80," features news on the business of entertainment, Hollywood celebrities, movie premieres, boxoffice results and other trends in show business, drawing on the editorial resources of The Reporter.

The vignettes debut next month and will be available round-the-clock, with updates three times a week. It will be available through broadband TV service M2Btv and also through M2B's online entertainment Web sites, with the possibility for future delivery via mobile.