The project among Fox Entertainment, Paramount, ITV, IMDb, Fabric, EIDR and Xperi will be unveiled at IBC. It aims to provide efficient management and delivery of accurate metadata for content.
The Freedive streaming service will include a selection of acquired movies and TV shows, with the launch lineup including TV shows like Fringe and Heroes and movies such as The Last Samurai and The Illusionist.
A U.S. District Court judge has ruled that the State of California’s SAG-AFTRA-backed law making it illegal for the entertainment news site IMDbPro to publish actors’ ages is unconstitutional on First Amendment grounds.
U.S. District Court Judge Vince Chhabria granted IMDb.com’s request to block a California law that bars it from posting actors’ ages while the website’s lawsuit challenging it winds through the courts.