TOKYO -- Taiwanese cops, acting on a request from Japanese authorities, seized 10,000 pirated DVD copies of Japanese TV dramas from five street sellers on Saturday.
"Rebirth," Izuru Narushima's meller about a woman who steals her married lover's baby and raises her as her daughter, scooped 10 trophies at the Japan Academy Awards ceremony on Friday, including…
TOKYO -- Warner Bros. Intl. Television Prod. and TV Asahi, one of Japan's five major commercial networks, are teaming to co-produce TV content targeting the U.S. and Asia.
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TOKYO -- Six satellite pay channels, including the Disney Channel, will launch on Japan's Sky Perfect JSAT on Thursday plus one free channel on March 17, bringing the total to 31.
Tokyo -- CAA and Universal Studios vet Sandy Climan has been appointed CEO of All Nippon Entertainment Works, a new venture from investment fund Innovation Network Corp. of Japan to adapt and develop…
Ridley and Tony Scott are teaming with Japan's Fuji TV to make a documentary focusing on how people in Japan and worldwide spend March 11, exactly a year after the earthquake and tsunami caused…
Six months ago, Shinsuke Shimada, a comic who hosted several big primetime shows on Japanese TV, admitted ties to organized crime and resigned from showbiz.
Chikage Awashima, an actress known internationally for her work with Yasujiro Ozu and other greats of Japanese cinema's 1950s golden age, died of pancreatic cancer on Thursday in Tokyo. She was 87.
TOKYO -- Dentsu, Japan's largest ad shop, is partnering with the TV Asahi network and production giant FremantleMedia to co-produce variety programs and other content.
TOKYO -- The Tokyo Film Festival's Tiffcom pic and TV mart is moving to Odaiba, a trendy Tokyo Bay district, after failing to secure its usual venue in the Roppongi Hill complex in downtown Tokyo for…
Credit ratings agency Standard and Poor's downgraded struggling Sony Corp.'s credit on doubts the giant company can nurse its ailing electronics businesses back to health anytime soon.