Move over Scary, Sporty, Posh Ginger and Baby: It's time for Curry Spice.
Golden Harvest Entertainment chairman Raymond Chow has sold a $13.2 million stake in the film exhibition and distribution company.
CNN will launch a channel aimed at South Asia beginning July 1.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$5.8M Cumulative:$281.2M Disney -16.98%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$166.3M Paramount Pictures -21.00%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$32.3M Warner Brothers / New Line -25.19%
Following a period of economic recession, internal upheaval and an industrywide slump, Golden Harvest is ready to reinvent itself.
The first Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum (HAF) kicks off its five-day run today in an attempt to "revitalize and reinvigorate" regional filmmaking.
Village Roadshow has agreed to sell its 35% stake in distributor Golden Harvest Entertainment to Taiwanese computer maker Acer, according to local news reports.
News Corp.'s Asian satcaster Star TV will participate in a consortium to develop direct-to-home satellite broadcasting in South Korea.
Hong Kong Cable has dropped ESPN and its American-oriented sports programming in order to make way for more soccer coverage.
Thanks in part to a rebounding economy, profits rose 25.5% in 1999 at Television Broadcasts (TVB), which intends to move ahead with expansion plans.
The Asia Pacific advertising market -- valued at upward of $24 billion, excluding Japan -- has rebounded from the economic turmoil that roiled the continent over the past few years, according to…