The Indian entertainment sector could be worth 1.157 trillion rupees ($28.6 billion) by 2011 if it grows at the expected annual rate of 18%.
Asia put on the glitz March 17 when Hong Kong welcomed the second running of the Asian Film Awards.
Launched in 1997, just weeks before Hong Kong ceased to be a British colony, Filmart has finally hit its stride as a launch pad for Chinese commercial cinema -- though that looks to be an endangered…
Indian animation major DQ Entertainment and Bollywood player Pritish Nandy Communications have pacted to develop and produce six movies over three years.
Singapore's SingTel was Thursday awarded exclusive rights to UEFA Champions League soccer coverage and UEFA Cup matches for 2009-12.
City Group affil Continental Entertainment Capital has provided single-picture financing to fantasy actioner "The Laundry Warrior."
Malaysian companies found the Hong Kong Filmart, which ended Thursday, fertile ground for production and development.
The Mouse House is set to make its first Disney Channel original movie in India. It will lense "The Cheetah Girls: One World," the third pic in its "Cheetah Girls" teen hit franchise, in Udaipur…
India's UTV Motion Pictures will open "Race" on 1,600 screens worldwide this weekend.
Indie distrib New Yorker Films has taken North American rights to helmer Carlos Saura's "Fados," while HGC has the pic for China.