The U.S. has enjoyed enormous respect worldwide for its image as an open society: permeable and receptive to new ideas, new products, new peoples.
The outrage over Danish caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed had everybody thinking that jokes about Muslims were verboten. But now a sitcom called "Turkish for Beginners" has Germans laughing in…
South Korea prides itself on adopting new technologies fast. However, digital TV is an exception. Plans to switch to digital broadcasting in 2010 are in doubt due to regulatory, technological and…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
London Eye: A bold venture to breathe new life into silent movies will make its bow April 21 at London's Barbican Theater, before embarking on a world tour that includes the New York's Lincoln…
Anglo-Iranian funnyman Omid Djalili's introduction to U.S. auds was almost his last. While filming his HBO special "One Night Stand" last year, the 40-year-old comedian found the Gotham crowd in a…
A month after Islamic militant group Hamas swept to power in the Palestinian territory in an election upset, public net Palestine TV is seeking a wider audience by inking a deal with Jump TV to go…
While New York is busily grasping Hollywood production dollars, California is doing everything it can to let them go.
"Ain't No Mountain High Enough," a Motown musical created by the soul label's founder, Berry Gordy, will have its world premiere at the Ahmanson in the summer of 2007. Tuner, with a book by Gordy and…
Jetix Europe has appointed Stefan Kastenmueller managing director of the Munich-based tyke channel.
Attendance was up across the board at the Mip TV and Milia content mart in Cannes, held earlier this month, according to figures released Thursday.
After two years of restructuring, Splendid Medien is stocking up on film rights and will finance other ventures thanks to a e7.5 million ($9 million) credit line.