True Blood: The Complete Fifth Season (HBO Home Video
Rolle spent 10 years at HBO, rising to Director of Marketing and New Media for HBO Home Video
, before moving on to MTV, AOL Black Voices and Women's and Lifestyle Programming, and BET Networks.
You'll also find, however, African Americans who have broken new ground in the once-exclusive arenas of film distribution and exhibition such as Jeff Friday, founder of the American Black Film Festival; Jeff Clanagan, creator of Codeblack Entertainment; Henry McGee, president of HBO Home Video
; and Magic Johnson, the former basketball phenom who owns multiplex theaters in New York, California, Ohio, and other states.
Sex and the City (HBO Home Video
, $39.98, first season; $49.98, second season).
* Henry McGee(*) is president of New York City-based HBO Home Video
, a division of the $1.76 pay-television network Home Box Office.
Since March, Warner and its affiliates -- MGM Home Entertainment, New Line Home Video and HBO Home Video
-- have been releasing DVD titles in only seven cities: Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, New York and Washington, D.C.
The exposure attracted to the board individuals with abundant revenue streams, among them Chairwoman Joan Weill (philanthropist), Vice Chairman Chris Williams, President Henry McGee (president of HBO Home Video
), Vice President Bruce Gordon (president and CEO of the NAACP), and Debra Lee (president and CEO of Black Entertainment Television).
NEW YORK -- In an effort to find a place in a fourth quarter brimming with video megahits, HBO Home Video
has launched a new label -- HBO Perspectives -- aimed at African-Americans.
NEW YORK -- To capitalize on the prominent growth currently experienced by the sell-through children's genre, HBO Home Video
, in a major strategic shift, is emphasizing home video sales over rentals.
The reason: Urbanworld's break-even business model allows for "output deals" with Sony's Columbia Tri-Star division and HBO Home Video
. This enables it to sell ancillary rights prior to the acquisition of a film.