The Magic Carpet alighted in Paris and France fell in love with "Aladdin." The critics cried "Oui!" and the public lined up. Opening five days pulled $ 340 ,000 (its first run at Paris' 2,750-seat…
News Corp.'s first quarter, ended Sept. 30, showed a 27% rise in net operating profit after tax and abnormal items, climbing to $ A246 million ($ 164 million) vs. $ A193 million ($ 129 million ) for…
Australian Broadcasting Authority topper Brian Johns has told Aussie producers to ponder programming for the Asia Pacific region.
A Pennsylvania-based cable company, the Lenfest Group, looks set to become the cornerstone of bidding for two Aussie satellite pay TV licenses.
Seven Network, for the year ended June 30, was marginally ahead of expectations but down on last year's $ A71 million ($ 48.28 million) profit, according to CEO Bob Campbell. With increased sales of…
After six consecutive failures to finance a 5% deposit on bids, two Aussie satellite pay TV aspirants have finally come up with the money.From the high original bids totaling $ A389 million, the…
The Australian government's pay TV embarrassment deepened Thursday as the second pair of high bidders reneged on their offers.
A comedy-drama about the killing of the environment, "Stark" has pretensions to grandeur but, directed as a stage farce, it looms overlarge for the small screen, failing both as TV satire and black…
Both applicants for the first satellite pay TV licenses told the Australian Broadcasting Authority Friday that they would not be able to meet the July 30 deadline to pay the $ A389 million ($ 264.52…
The Seven Network's offering looks set to close two weeks ahead of the Aug. 6 deadline.