Juan Villalonga has been cleared of charges of insider trading, just one week after having been forced from his post as prexy of giant Spanish telco Telefonica.
Giant Spanish film and TV conglom Sogecable saw a 25% revenue rise for the first half of the year compared to the same period in 1999. Net profits were $1.9 million, compared to losses of $6.7…
Giant Spanish paybox Canal + Espana looks set to create its own production shingle to oversee its forceful entry into film and TV production, including TV movies, series, documentaries and animation…
At a 90-minute board meeting Wednesday in Madrid, Juan Villalonga proffered his resignation as prexy of giant telco Telefonica, while Cesar Alierta was duly voted the new prexy. The board issued an…
A little-known executive of a local tobacco company will replace the high-profile but controversial Juan Villalonga as president of Spain's giant Telefonica. Under Villalonga, the telco has been on…
Barcelona-based Media Park is eyeing involvement in Latin America. Following the entry in June of Telefonica Media with a 25% stake, Media Park now has the acquisition muscle to go into Latin…
Former TV exec Mikel Olaciregui, who has been manager of the San Sebastian International Festival since 1993 and fest deputy director since 1999, will take over as director of the festival. Diego…
Diego Galan looks set to step down as the director of the San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival. He will be replaced by current deputy director Mikel Olaciregui. Both Galan and Olaciregui are expected to…
Salma Hayek will exec produce and star in an original movie jointly produced by MGM and Showtime, "In the Time of the Butterflies."
Spanish distributor Sogepaq has acquired all rights for Spain on a roster of movies including the Sigourney Weaver-starrer "Heartbreakers," "The Husband I Bought" with Charlize Theron and Ashley…
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%