Germany's Disney Cannel is set to launch Oct. 16 on Premiere World, Kirch's digital platform.
Media mogul Herbert Kloiber is reportedly in advanced talks with German entertainment group EM.TV to buy a 30% stake in his Telemunchen Group.
Kinowelt Medien has established a new subsidiary to head the company's expansion eastward.
Industry analysts are putting their money on Deutsche Bank and partners getting Deutsche Telekom's lucrative cable networks, although a number of German and international investors made bids last…
Judge Judy may not be a household name in Germany, but with producers here convinced what works on American TV will work here, viewers will soon be watching plaintiffs and defenders pleading their…
At Cologne's 11th annual Popkomm, Europe's biggest music biz gathering, the focus was on the growing piracy of CDs and dropping sales in Germany.
The president of the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia has called the budget cuts of foreign service pubcaster Deutsche Welle "unacceptable," and demanded that Germany be on a par with leading…
The reputation of the Teletubbies, the colorful yet controversial British quartet, has once again been brought to question, this time by the German Assn. of Pediatricians, which has condemned the…
Constantin, one of Germany's leading film production companies, has just taken a controlling 51% stake in Olga Film. The move will help solidify Constantin's position at the top of the German film…
German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder has canceled a television interview with commercial broadcaster RTL after learning of the web's plans to produce a satirical comedy series based on his public and…