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Former MTV President Van Toffler Launches Digital Studio With Peter Chernin’s Otter Media

"For us, it's about story first," says Toffler of the new studio, Gunpowder & Sky, which targets cord-cutting Millennials.

Chernin Group, Private Equity Firm KKR Announce $300M Asian Media Platform

Peter Chernin's The Chernin Group will hold a minority stake in Emerald Media, which will fund investments across Asia.

Jared Leto, Jessica Alba Invest in Meditation App

Headspace's other investors include Shari Redstone's Advancit Capital, Lorne Michaels' Broadway Video Ventures, WME, Jessica Alba and Ryan Seacrest.

Michael Wolff on Fox’s Shakespearean Drama as James Murdoch Grabs the Throne

For two decades, Rupert Murdoch grew a $70 billion business with two channels of power — his adult children and the lieutenants who openly heaped derision on them — that sometimes overlapped…

Graphic India, Disney Channel India Partner for Superhero Series ‘Astra Force’

The comic content creator -- partly owned by Peter Chernin's CA Media Group -- will work with Amitabh Bachchan on the series, set to air on the Disney Channel in 2017.

Fox Shake-Up: What’s Next for Chase Carey?

A clause will keep the exec from taking a job at a competitor until at least mid-2016, but some say he could also take the Peter Chernin route.

The Chernin Group’s Otter Media Parts Ways With CEO

Virasb Vahidi has left the the digital media joint venture between The Chernin Group and AT&T after less than one year on the job.

Peter Chernin Defends Periscope, Talks Future of Pay TV Bundle

The former Fox top executive, who sits on the board of Twitter, says the social media firm's video streaming app had "no intention" to enable piracy.

Lucian Grainge, Ari Emanuel, Peter Chernin to Host Technology Innovators Forum

Vessel co-founder Jason Kilar will also appear at the two-day confab, to be held in Los Angeles on April 28 and 29.

Political Consultants Team to Advise Hollywood as Election 2016 Looms

Principal Communications' Paul Pflug and Melissa Zukerman and Sky Advisory's Lindsay Rachelefsky have formed a strategic partnership and are already advising some of the DNC's largest donors, from…

Gail Berman on ‘Dig’ Buzz, Why She and Lloyd Braun Split and Dreams of Reviving ‘Buffy’

The Jackal Group's chairman and CEO — and also the only woman to run a TV network and a film studio — sits down to discuss the fraught relationship between Hollywood and Silicon Valley and the one…

Sundance: YouTube Network Fullscreen Launches Film Division (Exclusive)

Under the Fullscreen Films banner, the media company will develop and produce feature-length films starring digital talent including YouTube supergroup Our2ndLife.