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Vice Creates Apprenticeship Program for Former Inmates

The media company will employ five people who formerly were incarcerated for a six-month apprentice program.

Vice Forms Partnership With the Guardian for News Content

The two will work together to produce co-branded special reports to be shown across Vice's news shows.

Viceland to Launch Its First Non-English Channel in France

"There's going to be a huge backlash and counterculture and a DIY punk resurgence and we will tap into that," said CEO Shane Smith of Gen Y's reaction to the victory of Donald Trump.

Viceland Set to Launch in Australia on Nov. 15

Vice Media's youth TV channel will get a free-to-air slot down under after partnering broadcaster SBS.

Toronto: ‘The Bad Batch’ Picked Up by Screen Media for U.S.

The dystopian cannibal love story, starring Suki Waterhouse and Jason Momoa, was picked up at TIFF after a world premiere and a Netflix SVOD deal in Venice.

Vice CEO Shane Smith Says He’ll Eat Big Media’s Lunch

The recent Los Angeles transplant opened the doors of his new home to WSJ Magazine in a revealing new profile.

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Gloria Steinem (‘Woman’)

The most prominent feminist of the last 50 years, an Emmy nominee for her Viceland series ("I put the V in Vice"), sounds off on the mistreatment of women (its depiction in 'Mad Men' was "not as bad…

Shane Smith: Selling Vice to Disney “Makes Sense for Us”

The Vice CEO discussed Disney rumors and a Donald Trump-CNN "collusion" ahead of his lecture at the Edinburgh TV Festival.

Inside Vice’s New 75K-Square-Foot Headquarters in Brooklyn (Photos)

Says Shane Smith, whose company took over several lots that were once part of the iconic Domino Sugar plant: "Everyone has been prophesying our doom, saying, 'However big you get, you're going to die…

Shane Smith Touts Vice’s Reach With “7,000 Pieces of Content a Day”

Millennials "don't have that same crazy loyalty and love of brands," the CEO noted.

Viceland Hires Two TV Veterans in Top Positions

Adult Swim veteran Nick Weidenfeld has been tapped as the channel's president of programming with longtime MTV exec Cristian Jofre in as Viceland International's creative director.

Vice Media Unveils Expansion Into Russia, Eastern Europe

The company is growing its two-year partnership with Greek-based Antenna Group to roll out its digital offering into Russia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Bulgaria, Slovenia, Slovakia and Croatia.