When a "surprise screening" of Paramount Vantage's "There Will Be Blood" closed out Harry Knowles' Fantastic Film Fest in Austin Sept. 27, the review community was caught off-guard. A Paul Thomas…
Following its takeover of the cable assets of Chum Television, Toronto-based broadcaster CTVglobemedia has given some of its top dogs meatier titles and thicker portfolios.
South Africa's burgeoning pay TV market is facing a battle over set-top boxes, with incumbent MultiChoice fighting the federal regulator's plans to impose a one-size-fits-all box.
It's no wonder that every Hollywood studio is looking for its own Jason Bourne.
It is not uncommon in wealthy Asian countries such as Japan and Hong Kong to see perfectly functional TV sets left out in the street for the garbage collectors to pick up -- their faddy, tech-savvy…
Argentina's biggest media conglom Grupo Clarin is preparing to go public. The Buenos Aires Stock Exchange has approved its initial public offering and now Clarin is seeking the go-ahead from the…
Following the huge success of "Halo 3," the makers of that videogame are ankling their corporate parents at Microsoft.
Cape Town Community Television will become the second community TV station in the country in February following the July launch of Soweto TV, which broadcasts live daily to the million residents of…
Dennis Miller is teaming with "Hell's Kitchen" producer Arthur Smith to launch a weekly sports-themed gabber for cabler Versus.
Warner Bros. has made a preemptive bid for bigscreen rights to "Shining City," an upcoming tome about a milquetoast dad who unwittingly inherits a prostitution ring.