Northern Madrid, 3 p.m., a bus jolts past high-rise flats carrying Spaniards home to late lunch. Two teens, earphones on, nod to music. Other passengers lean over cell phones, sampling favorite TV…
Sony action web AXN, Fox and Spanish sports/movie paybox Canal Plus Espana were the most-viewed niche channels in Spain last year, according to a just-released report, "TV Audience in 2006,"…
Powered by a 5% ticket price rise, the Spanish B.O. saw sol y sombra in 2006.
Luis Fernandez and Mikel Lejarza, the new toppers at pubcaster RTVE and commercial web Antena 3 TV, face an uphill task to slow the ratings slide at their channels.
Boundary-breaking U.S. series are impacting Spanish domestic drama. But whether it's all for the better is anybody's guess, if the final episode of "Police Inspector's" 10th season is anything to go…
A film bill seeks to place limits on the distribution rentals that Hollywood studios can charge in Spain. Presented Thursday by Spanish Culture Minister Carmen Calvo in the form of a 13-page…
Pedro Almodovar's "Volver" notched up a hometurf career best for the director with $13 million in grosses. That was, for example, much better than "Borat," which pulled in a measly $2.7 million.
Fast-growing Spanish cell-phone content company LaNetro Zed looks set to take over troubled British rival MonsterMob. LaNetro Zed has offered £34 million ($66.4 million) for a controlling 52.6% stake…
Two daffy workers have given new hope to ratings-challenged Spanish broadcaster Antena 3 TV.
Spanish sales outfit Filmax Intl. has taken international rights to Ibon Cormenzana's ghost adventure romp "The Totenwackers." The Spanish-language pic is about a family who move into an old house…
What would Spanish TV webheads like for Christmas? A package of hot U.S. series from Hollywood. And most webs aren't waiting for Santa to show up with the goods.