Spanish production and services giant Mediapro and the Arbol Group, the biggest drama series producer in Spain, are merging to create a Spanish TV and film powerhouse.
Xilam Animation's kids toon series "Shuriken School" bowed on U.K. children's network CiTV Jan. 7. Aimed at 6-11s, "Shuriken" tracks the adventures of a 10-year-old Eixan Kaburagi at an impoverished…
Sony is repurposing Argentine fiction format "Los Simuladores" (The Simulators) for Spanish broadcaster Cuatro. Format turns on a team of four mercenaries who solve their clients' complaints via…
Spanish cinema attendance plunged 12.7% in 2005 with ticket sales dropping to 122.3 million, compared to 140.1 million in 2004, according to figures released Thursday by Nielsen EDI Spain.
Sony is reversioning U.S. sitcom "Married ... With Children" for new Spanish broadcaster Cuatro. Skein, called "Matrimonio con hijos" in Spanish, will air in primetime on Cuatro starting this spring…
Spanish thesp Elena Anaya ("Van Helsing") will play the love interest in "Miguel and William," Ines Paris' fictional account of a friendship between William Shakespeare and "Don Quixote" author…
Enjoying success with his U.K.-shot pic "Match Point," Woody Allen is now setting his sights on Spain. Allen has inked a deal to shoot an English-language pic in Spain for production house Mediapro…
AMC Entertainment looks set to join Warner Bros. and Viacom in bidding adios to Spanish exhibition.
Well-known Spain-based exec Giles Bones has been tapped director of marketing at top Spanish indie production-distribution house Lolafilms. Brit-born Bones, who was head of international marketing at…
In mid-December, Spain's Industry Minister Jose Montilla and top TV suits trekked out to Madrid's Barajas Airport to celebrate the Nov. 30 launch of 18 free digital TV channels.
Barcelona documentary projects mart Docsbarcelona has moved from its berth in early November and will run Feb. 14-17 in the Barcelona suburb of Terrassa.