Galaxy Satellite Broadcasting will launch its new service, exTV, on Feb. 18 -- six months late but with enough brouhaha to send a ripple throughout the Hong Kong pay TV market.
The Chinese New Year is just around the corner, but this season Hong Kong film companies are also celebrating the Western New Year as a harbinger of change and good fortune.
HONG KONG The third installment of police drama trilogy "Infernal Affairs" had a stellar opening weekend, as expected.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$37.1M Sony / Columbia -63.56%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$968,406 Cumulative:$58.9M Fox -77.28%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$733,441 Cumulative:$18.0M Focus -84.99%
Jon Niermann, prexy and managing director of Walt Disney Intl. (Asia Pacific), has ankled to join gamer Electronic Arts as its South East Asia prez.
As the Hong Kong Arts Development Council gears up for this April's Intl. Film Festival, it looks like this will be the last of the event -- at least, as we know it.