Government securities regulators are looking for evidence of illegal insider trading of German distrib giant Kinowelt stock before the release of the company's annual figures last week.
U.S./Dutch cable provider United Pan-Europe Communication (UPC) has confirmed it is negotiating for a possible stake in German cabler Primacom, but refused to comment on the possibility of a merger.
Name of show: “Little King Macius” Producing Companies: Berlin-based Ellipse Deutschland, Kinderkanal, Leipzig's Saxonia Media, and Poland's Studio Orange. Creatives involved: Based on the popular…
After finally increasing their 50% stake in Formula One marketing outfit SLEC to 75%, German media groups Kirch and EM.TV & Merchandising look like they may be forced to hand a 35% chunk to carmakers…
The initial successes of "Big Brother" and "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" prompted an explosion of similar shows, with the result that a majority of German viewers are up to their eyeballs in…
Cameras have started to roll on "I am Dina," the latest pic by "Nightwatch" helmer Ole Bornedal. Germany's Gemini Film is co-producing the Euro project, which stars Gerard Depardieu and Marie…
With sales last year reaching a record DM968 million ($459 million), RTL2 has become the envy of its rivals. For managing director Josef Andorfer, the web's success is the result of a consistent…
German outfit Earth Television Network will take reality TV one step further when it unveils two series and its Earth TV Net broadcast technology at Mip.
Execs at media conglom Kirch Group have admitted that they are unhappy with their faltering pay TV service Premiere World, adding that it has taken longer to develop than had been anticipated.
Animation producer Greenlight Media is gearing up to launch a $100 million animation fund with investment bank Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein for its second Berlin Animation Film Fund venture in two…
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