L.A.-based Viastar has purchased 17.5% of Canuck high-definition video producer Yaletown Entertainment and is negotiating to buy more.
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The Sahara India group launched Sahara Samay, its 24-hour national news channel, on Friday.
Essel Group, the backer of Zee Telefilms, is tying up with Shyam Telecom to approach the government for the second license to provide direct-to-home TV service In India.
DreamWorks' "Head of State" went to the head of the box office class this weekend, as the Chris Rock laffer bowed with an estimated $14 million. But the state of the nation consigned two other…
Decapitated Iraqis, slain American soldiers and terrified U.S. POWs are some of the images Arab TV networks are beaming to capture audiences in the fierce media war raging alongside the military…
With the ongoing outbreak of a mysterious pneumonia-like disease and war on Iraq, Hong Kong's much-hyped April film month is facing a double threat.
As networks scrambled to alter their schedules in the wake of the war in Iraq, reality TV skeins were the most impacted.
At times of national crisis, Brits once turned en masse to the BBC. The state broadcaster's role as "the voice of the nation" was as much a part of Blighty's way of life as roast beef on Sundays…
Nothing is beyond reach. Or so states a full page ad in Sunday's New York Times touting the Broadway debut of Hilary Swank in "The Miracle Worker."
The dog days are back at New Line, with Mike Bender selling his pitch "Show Dog" to the minimajor for mid-six against high-seven figures.