Indian producer Yash Chopra is half-smiling all the way to the bank this week.
Aussie producer Southern Star has inked a first-look distribution deal with the U.K.'s Coastal Prods., creator of hit Blighty skein "Wire in the Blood."
The Internet is set to become the second largest advertising medium in the U.K., according to a report in Blighty's Financial Times.
"Mujeres asesinas" (Women Assassins) swept the 36th annual Martin Fierro awards ceremony for 2005 TV productions on Monday.
Leading South African distributor-exhibitor Ster-Kinekor and Cape Town-based production company Big World Cinema have negotiated a distribution deal as part of Ster-Kinekor's strategy to stimulate…
Greek entrepreneur Stelios Haji-Ioannou has abandoned his mission to revolutionize the movie biz. The founder of EasyJet, which shook up the airline industry by offering flexible pricing on tickets…
Tuning In: At a writer's guild foundation seminar last week, David Milch was asked the age-old question whether writers should write about what they know or that which they think will sell. The…
The sea epic "Umizaru 2: The Test of Trust" cruised past the $40 million mark on its 23rd day on release, while scoring 3.35 million admissions. It is now on track to become the…
Foreign countries are bombarding the U.S. with their TV shows. As many as 150 cable networks programming in 30 different languages are elbowing one another for space on cable systems and satellite…
Women's network WE and Lionsgate Television are pairing up for some "Dirty Dancing." Cabler has greenlit eight episodes of "Dirty Dancing: Living the Dream," a small-screen version of the 1987…
Warner Music reportedly is eyeing Bertelsmann's BMG Music Publishing unit. Bertelsmann is selling the division to partially repay a credit line of E4.5 billion ($5.7 billion) the company is using to…