Campaigning for the proposed SAG-AFTRA merger has kicked into high gear with the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees blessing the deal.
European regulators are looking into claims that German pubcasters ARD and ZDF illegally used public funds for commercial activities.
The specter of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) threatened to upstage the chatter, if not the events, at many entertainment venues in Toronto over the weekend.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%
TV Azteca execs have blamed the weak peso for a 65% drop in net profit for the first quarter of 2003 to 75 million pesos ($7 million) compared with $20 million for the same period last year.
Troubled Canadian kids-TV producer Cinar Corp. reported Friday that its net earnings dipped in the first quarter, with the Montreal-based company announcing a loss of C$3 million ($2 million) for the…
In Demand will launch at least three high-definition channels, with the first to debut in September.
The sale of assets, improved ad markets and strong TV ratings brought CanWest, Canada's largest media conglom, into the black for the second quarter.
The box office found its "Identity" this weekend, but New Line's pioneering bid to bring the reality genre to the bigscreen with "The Real Cancun" did a bellyflop.
TV news is hitting the headlines in India, one of the world's most potentially lucrative media markets, as five 24-hour news channels join four all-news broadcasters this month.
Erasers will get a workout over the next couple of weeks as network execs make the finishing touches on their fall skeds.