After three years at the helm of Sat 1, Roger Schawinski is ankling the web next month. Matthias Alberti, current deputy managing director and head of the web's entertainment division, will replace…
German toon distrib BKN Intl. has wrapped its fiscal year ended Sept. 30 with steady growth in revenue and net profit.
Teutonic TV personality Guenther Jauch, host of terrestrial web RTL's hit "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?," will join pubcaster ARD next year to fill a high-profile seat left empty by political…
Sony Pictures Classics has picked up North American rights to Switzerland's foreign film Oscar candidate "Vitus."
Investors who put their money in two funds raised by troubled film financier VIP Medienfonds may have to pay e275 million ($362 million) in back taxes after Munich prosecutors wrapped a probe into…
Bustling film business from Constantin Film propelled nine-month sales and profit at Swiss-German parent Highlight Communications.
CapCo Group has agreed to provide Germany's Internationalmedia with $150 million credit line for film production and will assume worldwide distribution for all of its future releases as part of a…
A plan by equity firms KKR and Permira to merge their pan-European broadcaster SBS Broadcasting with ProSiebenSat 1 in the case of a successful takeover of Haim Saban's TV group may ultimately clinch…
Studio Babelsberg is to cut staffers by nearly 25% by outsourcing and using more computer generated visual effects rather than building pricey sets.
Although faced with increasing competition in the Teutonic tyke TV market, Claude Schmit has steered Super RTL to ever greater heights since taking the helm at the RTL and Disney-owned children's…