Six Hollywood studios Wednesday claimed victory after a Beijing court found a video retailer guilty of selling pirated DVDs. Case was brought by the Motion Picture Association on behalf of Warner…
The Thai government Tuesday decided to reinvent Independent Television (iTV) as a commercials-free pubcaster. Channel was previously controlled by Thaksin Shinawatra, country's former Prime Minister.
News Corp. has appointed Uday Shankar as chief operating officer of Star India in the latest reshuffle at the pan-Asian group. Shankar shifts from Media Content and Communications Services, a joint…
Cannes is coming and the rights are being picked up. Hong Kong and Amsterdam-based Fortissimo Films has acquired world sales rights to Un Certain Regard title "Pleasure Factory" (aka "Kuaile…
Local Singaporean movie "Solos" will not be shown to the public at the Singapore Film Fest on Wednesday. But in a compromise, pic will still be eligible for the fest's Silver Screen awards.
News Corp.'s Asian satcast group Star TV has established a joint venture with Balaji Telefilms to launch local language channels in India.
Kriangsak "Victor" Silakong has already selected some 80% of the 100-plus movies expected to play out in the upcoming Bangkok Film Fest. Announcement is intended to underline the live status of the…
Shares in Dish TV, India's leading satellite broadcast group, slumped in their first days of trading. Company was spun off from Zee Entertainment as part of a scheme to unlock shareholder value from…
Tony Leung Chiu-wai has stepped in to take the lead in John Woo's "Red Cliff," only two days after "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" star Chow Yun-fat dropped out.
Kriangsak "Victor" Silakong has already selected some 80% of the 100-plus movies expected to play out in the upcoming Bangkok int'l Film Fest (BKKIFF). Announcement is intended to underline the…