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MyspaceTV to Offer Entertainment News Content from 'Tmz'
"TMZ" will populate a branded channel on MySpaceTV, providing MySpace with a window to feature select exclusive clips after they have already aired on the "TMZ" television program.

[via press release from MySpace]

MySpaceTV to Offer Entertainment News Content From 'TMZ'

New 'TMZ' Branded Channel to Provide Celebrity and Entertainment Content for MySpace Community

LOS ANGELES and BURBANK, Calif., Feb. 27 -- MySpace, the world's most popular social network, and "TMZ," the number one new, first-run syndicated television program of the 2007-2008 season, today announced a content partnership to bring new video content to the MySpace video platform, MySpaceTV (http://www.myspacetv.com).

"TMZ" will populate a branded channel on MySpaceTV, providing MySpace with a window to feature select exclusive clips after they have already aired on the "TMZ" television program. "TMZ" will also provide a variety of non-exclusive clips (up to 15) on a weekly basis, featuring irreverent celebrity stories in "TMZ's" unique voice.

"MySpace is pleased to welcome 'TMZ' to the family of branded channels on MySpaceTV," said Jason Kirk, VP of Marketing & Content for MySpaceTV. "The MySpace community consumes celebrity and entertainment news at a rapid pace, and 'TMZ's' exclusive content perfectly complements the immersive community experience MySpace offers to our users."

"TMZ" debuted last September with the Fox Owned Television Stations -- including New York, Los Angeles and Chicago -- serving as the show's primary launch group. "TMZ" became the number one new first-run syndicated series of the season, and in its most recent week of national ratings (February 4-10, 2008), it delivered a 2.3 Household rating.

"'TMZ' has become the go-to source for celebrity news in an incredibly short period of time," said Alan Citron, General Manager, "TMZ". "The MySpace partnership further extends our reach to the entertainment fan base that has responded so favorably to our content."

"TMZ" is the newest addition to a number of branded channels and content partners on MySpaceTV, including: BBC Worldwide, quarterlife, Roommates, Sony (Minisode Network), National Geographic, The New York Times, Reuters, and lifestyle outlets including Animation Show, Expert Village, Flow, FOX's IGN Entertainment, Kush TV, LX.TV, Next New Networks, Octane TV, Ripe TV, Studio411, and Young Hollywood.

About MySpace

MySpace, a unit of Fox Interactive Media Inc., is the world's most popular social network for connecting with friends, discovering popular culture, and making a positive impact on the world. By integrating web profiles, blogs, instant messaging, e-mail, music streaming, music videos, photo galleries, classified listings, events, groups, college communities, and member forums, MySpace has created a connected community. As the first ranked web domain in terms of page views(*), MySpace is the most widely-used and highly regarded site of its kind and is committed to providing the highest quality member experience. MySpace will continue to innovate with new features that allow its members to express their creativity and share their lives, both online and off. MySpace's international network includes localized community sites in the United States, France, Germany, Australia, Ireland, Spain, Italy, Mexico, Switzerland, Austria, Canada, Netherlands, New Zealand, Japan, Sweden, Latin America, Denmark, Norway, Brazil, Finland and the United Kingdom. Fox Interactive Media is a division of News Corp. (NYSE: NWS)(NYSE: NWS.A) (ASX: NWS)(ASX: NWSLV).

(*) Among the top 2000 domains comScore Media Metrix, December 2007. For more information on comScore Networks, please go to http://www.comscore.com.

About "TMZ"

Based upon TMZ.com -- the number one entertainment news destination on the Internet -- "TMZ" is the first daily entertainment program to cover Hollywood as it really is ... and celebrities as they really are. Six days a week, "TMZ" goes where the stars work, live and play, taking viewers on a trip through a world where the reality is even more fascinating than the hype. Originating from the famed Sunset Strip in the heart of Hollywood, the TV program brings the TMZ brand to television, providing a fresh and honest take on celebrities and their real lives as only "TMZ" can -- with humor, youthful energy and the same urgency and irreverent attitude found on TMZ.com. "TMZ" is produced by Harvey Levin Productions, Inc. and paraMedia, inc. in association with Telepictures Productions. The executive producers are Harvey Levin and Jim Paratore. The show is distributed by Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution.


  [february 2008]  


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