To its core viewership of Spanish-speaking immigrants, Univision is a warm, fuzzy blanket. The net not only serves to entertain with telenovelas from back home but to educate, inform and give advice…
The Backlot: With the Pellicano intrigues still dominating the news, a survival guide is clearly needed for those who want to avoid this sort of mess in the future. Herewith, some initial guidelines:
Some 17 years after the fall of the Iron Curtain, Polish pubcaster Telewizja Polska (TVP) is facing yet another revolution: the switch to digital.
News did not travel at the speed of a mouse click 100 years ago, so it's not surprising that reports about the sinking of the Titanic came out only in dribs and drabs.
After years of false starts, Hollywood agencies are finally suiting up for the sports game. The question is: Will the percenteries' new divisions have what it takes to play in the big leagues?
Recent changes in Oz's foreign and cross media ownership laws were designed to spur a buying spree by media congloms. But, after waiting a decade for such reforms, is anybody in the mood to shop?
Mexico's two major broadcasters, Televisa and its much smaller rival TV Azteca, have made off like bandits with the country's digital terrestrial signal. And they won't have to pay a penny, unlike…
Univision, the nation's dominant Spanish-language net, handily beats UPN and the WB in the ratings. And when the dust clears on the merger of the two netlets, it may be Univision, not the CW, that…
In recent years, Atlanta's Alliance Theater attracted national attention by hosting Broadway tryouts of "Aida" and "The Color Purple." But this season, the company has kept its focus local and scored…
Forget trolling the Palais. All you need to pick up a film in Cannes this year is a PayPal account. Indie producer-director Melissa Balin will sell distrib rights to her pic, called "FreezerBurn: The…