Nicole Kidman is set to play the lead in Spanish director Alejandro Amenabar's first English-lingo pic, the supernatural suspense drama "The Others."
In European terms, Spain has a medium-sized movie industry and market: Total film production investment in 1998 came in at about $120 million on 79 pics produced in 1998; the average budget of a…
Officially launching here Friday, Lolafilms U.K. could be the most glamorous tip of a huge iceberg -- one that involves the biggest incursion ever into film and TV by a telco in Europe or Latin…
Once a huge yet sleepy presence in Latin America, giant Spanish pubcaster Radio Television Espanola (RTVE) has overhauled its strategy for the region, aiming to become one of the subcontinent's most…
Spanish satcaster Via Digital has proceeded with an anticipated $262 million capital infusion, but without much help from 17% shareholder Televisa, which has seen its stake now reduced to 8.8%.
Spanish movie mogul Andres Vicente Gomez has launched Lola Films UK, based in London, to spearhead his drive into English-language production.
The now 44-year-old Antonio Perez first caught Variety's attention during a fiesta for Pedro Almodovar's "Labyrinth of Passion" at the San Sebastian Film Festival way back in 1982.
Furthering its European digital TV presence, Britain's Carlton Communications has taken a 7.5% stake in Spanish digital terrestrial television (DTT) consortium Onda Digital.
The MIDIA 99 Ibero-American Film and TV market has dropped its DIGISAT event, which had been aimed at boosting sales between satellite and cable TV channel operators in Spain and Latin America.
In a widely and wildly applauded move, Spanish pubcaster Radio Television Espanola (RTVE) will plow $60 million into Spanish film production over the next three years. RTVE's prior commitment to…
Spanish film and TV conglom Sogecable will try to float 25% of its shares, valued at some $650 million, on the Madrid stock exchange.