Top British comedian Ben Elton has signed to pen the bigscreen version of Andrew Lloyd-Webber's legit blockbuster "Phantom of the Opera."
The contrasting fortunes of Mexico's top media players were clearly reflecting in their second-quarter results, as Televisa reported a record cash flow margin of 23.8% while TV Azteca saw most…
In a move that could see HBO taking an even more aggressive stance on channel sales in Latin America, Spanish TV vet Ele Juarez has been appointed president and CEO of the HBO Latin America Group…
Midem returns to Miami Beach for its third U.S.-based music market, which officially begins today. Organizers hope the addition of American genres to what largely has been a Latino showcase finally…
Latino satcaster Sky announced a first-quarter subscriber growth of 14%, to 695,000 homes, defying the crisis in Brazil and recession in Colombia.
Some 300 Florida industryites converged on Miami this week and sounded a note of guarded optimism about the state's showbiz future.
Royal Pictures has signed Nick Corri and Laura Herring to topline "Calle Ocho," a $5.5 million romantic drama that's set for a July 12 start.
Officially launching here Friday, Lolafilms U.K. could be the most glamorous tip of a huge iceberg -- one that involves the biggest incursion ever into film and TV by a telco in Europe or Latin…
Telenovela producer SkyQuest has signed two co-production deals with Spain-based companies.
Warner Bros. has re-upped its Mexican distribution deal with Televisa subsid Videocine and the two are studying co-productions.
Universal Studios and the Rank Group have set a May 28 opening date for Islands of Adventure, their long-in-the-works, $1 billion theme park outside Orlando.