A fight has broken out between licensing org the Phonographic Performance Co. of Australia and Clubs Australia, which reps 4,000 clubs and restaurants nationwide, over a hike in copyright fees for…
SBS might be Australia's channel for soccer's World Cup in 2010 -- expected to bring it an additional $17 million in ad revenue -- but the lead-in year has also seen the multicultural pubcaster…
"Samson and Delilah," which won the Camera d'Or for first film at Cannes, has been selected as Australia's entry for nomination in the foreign-language film category at the Oscars.
Taking the free-to-air online catch-up services head on, paybox Foxtel on Tuesday launched Foxtel Download, a legal online download service that will be free for subscribers.
Cate Blanchett will share the stage with Hugo Weaving, Richard Roxburgh and John Bell in "Uncle Vanya" as part of the 2010 season at Sydney Theater Company, where Blanchett and her husband, Andrew…
All the major Aussie commercial networks are coming to Mipcom in a strong position, with at least one boffo hit in their 2009 skeds.
Geoffrey Rush will topline the Australian premiere of "The Drowsy Chaperone," the first show of the Melbourne Theater Company's 2010 season, opening in January.
Aussie kidvid producers are breathing a sigh of relief after the government's extensive review of the children's television guidelines -- which include programming quotas for the commercial networks…
Geoffrey Rush will return to the stage at Sydney's Belvoir St. Theater in a 2010 revival of Gogol's "Diary of a Madman," to be directed by Neil Armfield in his 15th and final season as a.d. of the…
It was billed as a battle between two of Down Under's biggest media barons, but the struggle for control of Consolidated Media Holdings between Seven Network's Kerry Stokes and rival James Packer is…
Oz ratings agency OzTam has announced a new system to better capture time-shifted viewing as part of TV ratings.