Argentinean cabler Supercanal Holding has won more time from the country's Supreme Court to restructure its $500 million debt.
European broadcasting giant RTL Group lost e56 million ($60.4 million) after corporate writedowns and one-off charges despite posting a 7.6% increase in its 2002 revenues to $4.7 billion on Monday.
Commercials production company Silverscreen Productions is moving into the film and TV biz with the launch this week of subsidiary Silverscreen Films.
Helmer Roman Polanski's "The Pianist" raked in eight of the 13 Eagles given by Polish filmmakers for achievements in Polish film in 2002 on Saturday.
U.S.-backed TV group Central European Media Enterprises won a libel case against a member of the Czech Republic's Media Council on Monday.
Gotham-based distributor Wellspring has picked up international rights to a pair of documentaries focusing on controversy, "Raw Deal" and "Horns and Halos."
Some of Granada's leading shareholders, including the National Assn. of Pension Funds, have called for chairman Charles Allen to step down.
NBC's first-year drama "Boomtown" surged to best-since-premiere numbers on Sunday and easily defeated ABC's struggling "Dragnet." Night also saw a pair of new comedies, Fox's "Oliver Beene" and CBS'…
AOL Time Warner ended rumors by confirming it wants to sell a stake in Chinese Entertainment Television, the Hong Kong-based Mandarin-lingo broadcaster it acquired in 2000 to get its foot in China's…
With due respect to J Lopez, when "Maid in Manhattan" ranks as the weekend's B.O. queen, it's a sure sign that biz is off-key.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%