Rupert Murdoch's Star Group has pacted with China's Hunan Broadcast Group, formalizing their relationship and enhancing Star's expansion into the lucrative territory.
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Fox Home Entertainment has inked a deal with kids producer DIC Entertainment to help relaunch American Greetings' 1980s "Strawberry Shortcake" franchise next year.
In a dramatic 11th hour maneuver, Disney finally appears ready to make its long-awaited offer to buy the Jim Henson Co.
Former MIP chief Rene Peres will once again become Reed Midem TV topper -- but only until MIPTV in March.
Argentine indie production company Cuatro Cabezas is capitalizing on its two reality formats: soccer and modeling.
Distrib Gaga has taken an exclusive option on the film rights to Capcom's samurai computer game "Onimusha."
Admira Media has tapped Jorge Perez Bello president and general director of Argentine broadcaster Telefe, replacing Tomas de Achaval, who was fired Monday.
And so the Christmas crush begins -- even as the box office year concludes. In the first thrust of a multipic showdown over the robust Yuletide sesh, New Line's sequel fantasy "Lord of the Rings: Two…