Viacom has pacted with U.K. telco BT to add MTV, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon to the lineup of channels on its pay TV platform, BT Vision.
Cinema admissions in Denmark last year were at their highest level in 30 years, and 14% higher than 2011.
Scottish thesp Ewan McGregor is one of a host of showbiz folk who have been feted in the U.K.'s New Year honors list that celebrates achievement across a wide range of fields.
Mike Hopkins, the supervising sound editor on the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy, died Sunday in a rafting accident in New Zealand. He was 53.
Gerry Anderson, the creator of marionette-based TV sci-fi series "Thunderbirds," died Wednesday at a nursing home near Oxfordshire, England.
FremantleMedia has inked with Baz Luhrmann's regular writer Craig Pearce to develop Kimberley Cutter's bestseller about Joan of Arc, "The Maid," into a TV drama series for international auds.
Peter Aalbaek Jensen, the producing partner of helmer Lars Von Trier, is planning to step down as chief exec of Zentropa Entertainments, the production company they set up in 1992 and introduced the…
Michael Haneke's "Amour" (Love) won the top prize at the European Film Awards, which took place Saturday in Malta.
Celebrating 25 years, continental kudos look to pols, biz to expand
The BBC has tapped Tony Hall as its director general, following the departure of its former chief George Entwistle.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$11.1M Cumulative:$139.2M Fox -25.14%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$7.3M Cumulative:$29.8M Universal Pictures -23.30%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$4.5M Cumulative:$17.5M Disney -31.38%