The European Commission announced Wednesday it was endorsing the Spanish government's plan to bankroll job cuts at pubcaster RTVE as part of a scheme to overhaul Spain's public broadcasting system.
Belgian pubcaster VRT, the top net for the Dutch-speaking community in Belgium, announced Friday it had appointed Siemens exec Dirk Wauters as its CEO.
The European Commission launched a fresh investigation into the 2004 merger of Sony Music and BMG on Thursday, the EC's second probe into the deal.
Pan-European kids entertainment specialist Jetix on Friday announced the appointment of Jo Sherlock as commercial director for the U.K. and Nordic territories.
The U.K. Film Council's Development Fund has awarded £115,000 ($224,000) to four new Blighty film projects.
"Deal or No Deal" pumped profits at entertainment producer Endemol, which reported strong growth on Thursday amid rumors of its impending sale by Spanish parent Telefonica.
Cinema attendance in the European Union rose 4% in 2006, according to statistics released by the European Audiovisual Observatory on Wednesday.
Jetix Europe has acquired European pay TV rights for the adventure comedy toon "Iggy Arbuckle." Series, produced by Toronto-based Blueprint Entertainment in association with National Geographic Kids'…
Shareholders of Dutch TV format giant Endemol approved its planned acquisition of Endemol France on Wednesday, clearing the way for Spanish parent company Telefonica to sell the group outright. The…
John de Mol's budding, Netherlands-based, multimedia conglom Talpa Media has launched an international distribution division called Talpa Content.
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Lucy1Daily:$5.0M Cumulative:$48.9M Universal Pictures -57.86%
Hercules2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Paramount Pictures -60.81%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$174.7M Fox -58.37%