Georg Kofler, head of German pay TV platform Premiere, said he won't bend to pressure from Haim Saban to sell him part of the multichannel digital broadcaster.
Hong Kong helmer Corey Yuen has signed up to direct "Dead or Alive" (aka "DOA") for Impact Pictures, a subsidiary of Germany's leading independent production and distribution company Constantin Film.
Robbie Williams, Shania Twain and Arkansas rock band Evanescence were the international winners at the 13th Echo music awards in Berlin.
Pan-European broadcaster RTL Group and France's Canal Plus are close to finalizing the sale of their joint sports rights venture Sportfive to Boston-based equity investor Advent Intl. for E550…
Shares in EM.TV soared 37% to e1.58 ($1.97) Monday on news that the German license trader has avoided insolvency after a restructuring scheme to sidestep a $584 million convertible bond payment next…
German children's programming distributor and producer TV-Loonland has appointed vet sales exec Dominic Mark Rayner director of sales to boost international TV and video/DVD sales.
One of the more prominent trends at this year's European Film Market in Berlin was the growing importance of the back catalog.
German film group Kinowelt has received a broadcasting license for a new cable and satellite movie channel.
Sven Ebeling and Hagen Behring, co-CEOs of Media Cooperation One (MCOne), took over the majority share in the Teutonic home entertainment distributor in a management buyout from former owner DBI, the…
Nico Hofmann, head of Berlin-based production outfit Teamworx, is stepping in as creative head of Trebitsch Produktion Holding, replacing CEO Katharina Trebitsch.