Germany's largest cable group, Kabel Deutschland (KDG), has named Herb Hribar managing director.
Christine Berg, head of film subsidy org MSH in Schleswig-Holstein, has been appointed to head the federal government's new film financing scheme.
BBC Worldwide, the pubcaster's commercial arm, has tapped Gareth Williams as executive producer of international format development.
SingTel (Singapore Telecommunications) has started a six-month technical trial of Internet Protocol TV. SingTel intends to offer high definition pay TV content from partners, including MediaCorp…
The 37th Film Festival of India will open with Pedro Almodovar's "Volver" in a glitzy ceremony in Goa on Nov. 23 and close Dec. 3 with Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's "Babel."
A larger-than-expected advertising slump continued to eat into Mediaset's bottom line as Italy's largest media company on Tuesday reported a 20.5% year-on-year decline in net profit for the first…
Japanese entertainment conglom Digital Site Corp. has acquired territory rights to hit supernatural movie "The Illusionist," produced by Bob Yari's Yari Film Group. Picture was acquired during the…
After the blunders of 2000 and '04, TV news made an election-projection correction Tuesday. The networks refrained from early predictions, based on a few precincts, that proved to be clumsy and…
The Writers Guild of America West has asked the federal government to intervene in its long-running dispute over the CW's "America's Next Top Model."
Revolution Studios chief financial officer Vince Totino has been promoted to chief operating officer. Totino will oversee business and legal affairs, physical production and administration and…
First Independent Pictures has snapped up distribution rights in the U.S., Australia/New Zealand and South Africa from Shoreline Entertainment for the Douglas Coupland-penned film "Everything's Gone…