Intl. Alliance of Theatrical & Stage Employees president Thomas C. Short has been elected as a VP of the Executive Council of the AFL-CIO, marking the first time in three decades that the…
Latino film company Voy Pictures has unveiled a competition for Latino screenwriters. Winning screenplay nabs a $5,000 cash award and an option from Voy Pictures. Move is a bid from Voy to unearth a…
DirecTV is adding Mexicanal to its Spanish-language offerings. New channel will feature regional programming from around Mexico. Web is a venture of DirecTV, Atlanta-based pay TV programmer-distrib…
Nielsen topper Susan Whiting told a Senate hearing that the ratings giant would agree to abide by a new voluntary Media Rating Council audit and accreditation code in lieu of the regulation of…
Scandinavia's Modern Times Group more than tripled its net income in its first half year on the back of a mild 11% rise in net sales.
Giving it a potential boost in competition with market leader Apple iTunes, Napster has signed a deal with XM to create a combined service giving subscribers access to both satellite radio and online…
The Antena 3 Group, whose crown jewel is the Spanish commercial broadcaster Antena 3, posted outstanding first-half results Tuesday, with net profits increasing 83% to Euros124.3 million ($149.4…
French private web M6 saw its revenues rise a slight 1.8% to 643.6 million euros ($776.9 million) in the first half of 2005, as the web managed to hold onto its significant share of the advertising…
Following the bow of a cable channel devoted to military and patriotic subjects earlier this year, Russia premiered its first religious-based cable outlet on July 28.
Tech execs from every studio were congratulating each other on the news that after three years of work, digital cinema isn't their problem anymore.