A&E Television Networks, along with Canuck cablers Rogers Broadcasting and Shaw Communications, will launch the Biography Channel in Canada in September.
In the first example of the much-anticipated consolidation among the Neuer Markt's smaller players, E-M-S New Media, has acquired a 24.7% stake of fellow IPO distrib Advanced Medien. Company has an…
Local natural history award winner "The Great Dance" has become the second-most successful documentary to be released in the country.
Media companies soaring on the high-flying German stock exchange, the Neuer Markt, came crashing down to earth Dec. 4 when major player EM.TV announced it was downgrading its earnings for the year by…
Staff at year-old cabler Luna TV are threatening to walk out on Friday unless they get two months' unpaid wages.
After four years as chief program planner with Denmark's TV2, Lars Grarup has been signed by pubcaster DR to program its main channel, TV1, starting Jan. 1.
Oscar's feature documentary category traditionally honors those pics in which the filmmaker's vision truly makes it to the screen with serious matters predominating. This year, docu feature…
Warner Bros. Consumer Products' new Argentina office, its second in Latin America, opens Jan. 1 with Mary Hume as general manager.
Action channel AXN has pacted to make adventure shows with Indian producers to be aired beginning in the middle of next year.