In a shocking development Friday, Endemol co-founder and chief creative officer John de Mol and his recently appointed chairman-CEO, Aat Schouwenaar, said they will ankle the company in the spring.
Oscar-nominated thesp Javier Bardem ("When Night Falls") has been cast in the Tom Cruise starrer "Collateral," which Michael Mann is directing for DreamWorks.
Alain Coiffier, Madrid Film Lab prexy, has added duties as Panavision director of operations for France and Spain, effective Dec. 1. He will report to Panavision's European prexy, Dennis Noonan.
A glittering Internet bubble marriage, matching Spanish telco Telefonica and prolific TV producer Endemol has suddenly, and very publically, soured.
Takeshi Kitano's "Zatoichi" took the top prize at the 36th Sitges Catalonia Intl. Film Festival, which wound down Saturday with a well-received screening of "11.14," toplining Hilary Swank and…
Two of this year's most acclaimed directorial debuts from Europe -- German Michael Shorr's "Schultze Gets the Blues" and Russian Andrei Zvyagintsev's Venice Golden Lion winner "The Return" -- shared…
On Nov. 28, Spanish Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar bit a near decade-old bullet.
Miramax Films closed an agreement Thursday for Buena Vista Intl. Spain to handle Spanish theatrical and video/DVD distribution on at least 15 upcoming Miramax pics. The distribution agreement…
Execs at Dutch global producer Endemol are apparently bewildered after parent company Telefonica imposed Joaquin Agut, former prexy of Telefonica's Internet arm Terra, as Endemol's new CEO.
Spain has loosened TV ownership restrictions, overturning surprise late-2002 legislation that banned shareholders in nationwide television operators from owning stakes in local and regional nets.