Scaring up $14.1 million its first weekend, Alejandro Amenabar's retro chiller "The Others" is now the highest-grossing Spanish-backed movie ever in the U.S. And it may be a harbinger of bigger…
During Spain's sacred August recess, the figures that any self-regarding TV topper normally studies are walking past on a beach. One of Spain's three pay TV operators, Quiero, has just spoiled that.
Productora Extremena de Television, which is 51% owned by Spanish media giant Prisa, has won a franchise to operate a regional TV feed for Extremadura, western Spain.
Spanish digital terrestrial pay TV operator Quiero is facing a crisis after media group Planeta revealed that it will not take part in a 12 billion peseta ($63.2 million) capital increase.
The long-discussed production-distribution alliance between Italy's publishing and video distrib giant De Agostini and Spanish media company Planeta is very close to reality -- and the estimated…
Spanish media and publishing giant the Prisa Group has sold its Internet service provider (ISP) Inicia to European sector leader Tiscali for Euro8.2 million ($7.1 million).
Latino telenovelas are again lathering up ratings in Spain and proving a mini-boom for emerging Spanish production powerhouse, the Europroducciones Group, co-owned by Mexico's Televisa and Spain's…
Spanish publishing and media giant Recoletos, a 28% shareholder in future terrestrial digital television free-to-air broadcaster Veo TV, saw net profits fall 38% in the first half of the year.
Cesar Alierta, prexy of Spanish telco giant Telefonica, has dismissed Jose Maria Mas as president of Spanish commercial broadcaster Antena 3. Telefonica's film and TV conglom, Telefonica Media, holds…
Vicente Aranda's "Juana la Loca" (aka "Locura de Amor"), Manuel Gutierrez Aragon's "Visionarias" (Visionaries) and Jose Luis Guerin's "Work in Progress" have been confirmed for competition at…
Spain's most senior woman film and TV exec, Margaret Nicoll, has ankled as general manager and numero uno at Sogepaq. Nicoll's departure comes after she drove the recovery of the distrib, turning it…