SYDNEY -- It's been a tense week for Australia's embattled Nine Network, which met with its major investors over the past few days in an effort to stave off bankuptcy.
Global nets rely on mix of U.S. imports and homegrown programming to find right balance
SYDNEY -- Helmer-scribe Cate Shortland's German-language WWII survival story "Lore" will be Australia's entrant into the foreign Oscar race.
SYDNEY -- Sydney Theater Company's outgoing co-artistic directors, Cate Blanchett and Andrew Upton, unveiled a final season of plays that includes Blanchett starring with French thesp Isabelle…
SYDNEY -- Geoff Brown, the long-standing topper of the Screen Producers' Assn. of Australia, will be replaced by Matthew Deaner.
SYDNEY -- The search is over for the replacement of Sydney Theater Company co-artistic directors, husband and wife team Andrew Upton and Cate Blanchett.
SYDNEY -- Futuristic western "The Rover" starring Robert Pattinson tops the latest list of pics backed by Screen Australia, which announced a A$20 million ($20.6 million) round of funding on Thursday.
Micro-budget Aussie chiller "The Tunnel" has taken the multi-platform release strategy to a new level.
SYDNEY -- David Leckie, the veteran topper of Australia's Seven West Media, which owns the Seven Network, has stepped down after 10 years and will segue to executive director of media for the group.
SYDNEY -- Rupert Murdoch's Australian arm News Ltd has made a $1.9 billion takeover bid for James Packer's Consolidated Media Holdings, which has a 25% interest in paybox Foxtel and a half share in…
SYDNEY - Rupert Murdoch's Aussie arm News Ltd has made a $1.9 billion takeover for James Packer's media org Consolidated Media Holdings which has a 25% interest in paybox Foxtel and a half share in…