Vivendi Universal has begun its pullout from Spain, selling its 45% in distrib Sogepaq back to production, distribution and TV powerhouse Sogecable for 48 million euros ($54.2 million).
In a sign of a renewed confidence in local film financing possibilities, at least among Spain's strongest production comapanies, film and TV production house BocaBoca has unveiled its 2003-'04 pic…
Spanish pay TV companies Sogecable and Via Digital formally finalized their merger Wednesday, with Via shareholders underwriting a Sogecable capital increase to the tune of E449.5 million ($525.9…
Spanish production powerhouse Sogecine has struck a film co-production pact with top Spanish indie distrib TriPictures.
Isabel Raventos, the highest-ranking woman in Spanish TV, is ankling as Endemol's Madrid-based chief operating offcer (Latin America) to go independent.
There are four global entertainment businesses, and while Hollywood dominates movies, videogames and TV, it has no lock on soccer. English captain David Beckham, the world's biggest soccer star, made…
Germany's Dresdner Bank is shopping its 25% stake in Spanish broadcaster Telecinco.
Germany's Dresdner Bank has begun to shop its 25% stake in Spanish broadcaster Telecinco.
Penelope Cruz is in advanced negotiations to topline the drama "Non ti muovere" (Don't Move), the second film as a director from actor Sergio Castellito.
Finnish helmer Klaus Haro's debut feature "Elina" took the top Valencia Moon award at the 18th Cinema Jove film fest, Spain's biggest showcase for first and second-time directors, which wrapped…
When David Beckham joined the Real Madrid team, it was cause for celebration at Spain's biggest pay TV operator, Sogecable -- which airs a Real Madrid channel and all of its games.