Harry Potter is putting his stamp on Gaul. The boy wizard will appear on a special set of 10 stamps created by the French Postal Service and Warner Bros. Consumer Products.
Profits at Phoenix Satellite Television, in which News Corp. has an 18% stake, increased by 17% in 2006 to HK$212 million ($27.1 million).
Hong Kong- and Amsterdam-based Fortissimo Films has teamed with Japanese shingle Entertainment Farm to co-produce "Tokyo Sonata."
Telecinco CEO Paolo Vasile told Spanish financial Web site Invertia that he will meet top brass from Silvio Berlusconi's Italo broadcast group in Milan this week to discuss a possible joint bid for…
CNN has rescheduled two days of televised primary debates between the presidential candidates after the frontrunners in both parties failed to commit to appear.
State film org China Film Group and the Institute of Digital Media Technology in Shenzhen have picked digital cinema servers from China-Singaporean manufacturer GDC to outfit hundreds of cinemas.
Pubcaster TVNZ has canned development of what was to have been a flagship soap, "The Point," after producers said the $7.7 million a year budget was too small.
Recipient of the ShoWest Intl. Lifetime Achievement Award, Matsuoka is a true giant of the Japanese biz who steered Toho, the company where he has spent his half-century career, to its current…
In most circles, a National Assn. of Theater Owners meeting wouldn't be considered an ideal spot for a first date. Nor would serving in Vietnam seem ideal training for a career in film exhibition…
The robust Asian film biz and its talent may attract producers from outside the region, but the fact is that the Far East industry remains distinct from the U.S. and European businesses. Large parts…
In the past decade, South Korea has developed the most diverse and dynamic film finance sector in Asia, thanks to active government support and a vibrant local business community. Nonetheless, the…