Internet video firm Joost, started by the founders of Skype, is today (Wednesday) launching a venture in China.
Singapore pubcaster MediaCorp and South East Asian licensing firm Odex have pacted to offer Japanese anime programs on MediaCorp's Arts Central channel in the same week as they preem in Japan.
A femme-skewed version of the Sony Entertainment Television channel will launch in Hong Kong on July 29.
In what is thought to be the first deal of its kind, Walt Disney will distribute a major Bollywood title across its homevideo network.
Mega-budget Chinese actioner "Red Cliff" fell steeply in its second frame in those Asian territories where it faced fresh competition and held up well in its China home. Cumulative total now exceeds…
"The Dark Knight" swooped into Hong Kong this weekend and grabbed a 64% share of the local box office, putting it comfortably ahead of "Red Cliff" in its second frame.
Hong Kong and Amsterdam-based sales agent Fortissimo Films has picked up international rights to helmer Guka Omarova's "Native Dancer."
ESPN Star Sports has acquired exclusive cable, satellite, IPTV and mobile TV rights in 22 countries in Southeast Asia, including India, to the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics and the London 2012…
Leading Bollywood distributor Eros Intl. has struck a two-year deal with digital entertainment company Hungama Mobile for development of Eros' music content on mobile phones.
Kiyoshi Kurosawa's "Tokyo Sonata" was named best film Saturday at the Osian's Cinefan Festival of Asian and Arab Cinema.
A family feud has killed off the telco mega-merger that India's Reliance ADA Group was pursuing at the same time as its negotiations with the DreamWorks principals concerning a buyout of the studio.