Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing's Tom Group is taking a 35% stake in privately owned, Beijing-based Huayi Bros., one of the mainland's most commercially successful film and TV producers.
Peter Jackson took the wraps off some of the models and sketches he's using for "King Kong" and spoke passionately about his motivation for remaking the classic Thursday at the CineAsia movie…
Hamburg's film funder, FF Hamburg, allotted E2.1 million ($2.8 million) to nine TV and film productions at its December session.
Vivendi Universal began ridding itself of more water and waste Thursday in an attempt to rake in around $2 billion. Viv U will sell 15% of Veolia Environnement, Vivendi's 140-year-old water and waste…
Helmer Roberto Benigni has sold a 60% interest in his Papigno production facility to Rome's historic Cinecitta Studios. Located in Terni, in the Umbria region north of Rome, Papigno is a former steel…
More viewers than ever found "Lost" Wednesday as the ABC thriller soared to its best ratings yet -- crushing NBC's much-hyped Clay Aiken special in the process.
Munich media mogul Herbert Kloiber has been named chairman of Cinemaxx's supervisory board, following his near-50% acquisition of the multiplex chain.
German producer-distrib Intertainment said Thursday it had reached a $5 million out-of-court settlement with reinsurance group XL Reinsurance America in connection with its legal battle against…
Revolution Studios has lined up Rob Schneider and David Spade to topline baseball comedy "Bench Warmers" at Adam Sandler's Happy Madison shingle.
Barry Levinson has left CAA and signed with ICM's John Burnham. Levinson most recently helmed "Envy" for DreamWorks. He's in pre-production on "My Italian Story," to shoot in Rome and Sicily.
DreamWorks has given Red Hour partners Ben Stiller and Stuart Cornfeld a three-year renewal on their first-look deal. New pact has sweeter terms, but most significantly, it reflects the studio's…
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