A fierce rivalry between Hungary's two commercial networks, SBS-controlled TV2 and CLT/Ufa's RTL Klub, is propelling the biz despite the deflation of ad revenues and broadcasting budgets around the…
After years of languishing under the corrupt Milosevic dictatorship, Serbian TV in the postdictator era is expanding at a pace that belies the economic woes affecting most of the world.
Although Hungary is a little slow to catch up with the reality craze of the West, TV2's sex- and nudity-laden version of "Big Brother" has proven to be a powerful weapon against rival RTL Klub.
TV mart Discop opens Thursday in the Hungarian capital with an innovative program that includes sales and acquisitions of digital technology, a schedule of 30 conferences plus a program showcase that…
Two politicos ousted in April's general election will launch a cable TV news channel that many believe will pump right-wing propaganda.
U.S.-owned theatrical distrib SPI Intl. has opened operations in Hungary's crowded but expanding cinema market with a commitment to invest $375,000 over the next two years and a long-term strategy to…
The ax is falling at SBS' commercial network TV2, once Hungary's highest-rated channel, as the beleaguered broadcaster struggles to reorganize after losing its place to CLT/Ufa-controlled RTL Klub.
Pay TV pioneer HBO, which brought pay TV to Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania and Moldova, is expanding in its newest territory -- Bulgaria.
The April 21 electoral defeat of the center-right conservative government of Viktor Orban may mark the end to one of the strangest epochs in Hungarian cinematic history -- the era of the state-funded…
The contentious upcoming national elections this month threatened to derail media investors and programming skeds of networks, but political watchers predict the re-election of the center-right…