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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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
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…