Ben Silverman

CollegeHumor Wants to Be on TV and Bring Native Ads Along

CollegeHumor is aiming for the TV set. And it wants to bring more brands with it.As announced earlier today, IAC’s Electus has essentially merged with CollegeHumor Media to form a new entity, Electus Digital. As part of that deal, the company has built out a new production unit, Big Breakfast, with the mission of bringing College Humor styled Web content to more screens, including TV and films.

Electus Invests in Hud:sun Media

IAC’s multi-platform production studio Electus is making what it’s calling a “strategic investment” in Hud:sun Media, an independent production firm known for shepherding such series as Bravo’s Pregnant in Heels and AOL’s Decoding Style wit

Electus Partners With Saveur on Web Series

From Top Chef to Iron Chef to Hell’s Kitchen, the TV schedule is packed with culinary competition shows. But when it comes to Americans’ insatiable appetite for all things foodie, there’s always room for more.

Reilly Upped to Entertainment Chairman at Fox

On the eve of a new TV season, Fox Broadcasting programming chief Kevin Reilly has been elevated to chairman of entertainment.

Six Questions: Ben Silverman

Six Cannes Questions 2011: Ben Silverman