Shares in Shaw Brothers surged late last week on speculation that an investor is close to meeting Run Run Shaw's terms and conditions for selling his 75% holding.
INX, India's recently launched broadcast group, has licensed 20 James Bond movies from MGM.
The Indian government Thursday appointed Sushma Singh as the minister of information and broadcasting. She replaces Asha Swarup who was given a regional posting last month.
The BBC will this month begin airing "Beijing: Biography of an Imperial Capital," the second factual skein it has co-produced with a Chinese broadcaster.
Chinese drama "Ocean Flame" has been set as the opening film of Summer IFF, the commercially oriented spin-off from the Hong Kong Intl. Film Fest.
ESPN STAR Sports has won rights for the Indian sub-continent through 2010 to the international soccer matches controlled by the Federation Internationale de Football Association. Package includes the…
Games giant Electronic Arts has acquired Asian distribution rights to the PC version of role-playing game "Devil May Cry 4" from Capcom.
"The Love Guru" has been hit with a PG-16 rating by Singapore's Board of Film Censors for its "crude, sexual humor."
The Indian Film Company, a production and distribution shingle backed by Viacom and India's Studio 18, achieved gross profits of £2.27 million ($4.54 million) in its first year of listing on the…
"The Love Guru" has been hit with a PG-16 rating by Singapore's Board of Film Censors. Pic, which is skedded to be released by UIP on Sept 4, was rapped for its "sexual humor."
Box office in Hong Kong demonstrated the endearing charm of pandas, but "Wanted" was what auds really wanted.