Two actors who starred in the Turkish film that won the peace film award at the Berlin Film Festival last month were arrested in a police raid in Istanbul last week.
Intertainment AG has signed a $125 million deal with Franchise Pictures for exclusive Euro marketing rights for future U.S. pics.
RTL Television's new gay magazine program, "Anders Trend," has conquered latenight auds.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
The European Soccer Assn. (UEFA) has announced it is canceling its Champions League contract with RTL Television.
Public broadcaster ZDF and music channel Viva have announced a partnership on a number of projects for German as well as international television.
The profitability of the televised European soccer Champions League games is in serious question after Bertelsmann announced it would not pay the $138 million that the European soccer association…
ProSieben Media achieved its best-ever annual result last year, boasting a gross income of $182 million. Although the media group was left with a considerably diminished $88 million after taxes, it…
CLT-UFA's profits increased by 90% from 1997 to 1998, Europe's leading TV and radio group announced.
Commercial web Vox will invest $178 million in new fare this year.
German children's channel the Kinderkanal is hoping to continue its recent ratings momentum by introducing German kids to the "Teletubbies."