Bankrupt Kirch Media's insolvency management has admitted that it is waiting for an offer for the assets from billionaire Haim Saban, even though it is in "exclusive" talks with German publishing…
Jonathan M. Shiff Productions' kid's drama "Pirate Islands" has been picked-up by 4Kids Entertainment for broadcast on Fox in North America.
Alma Media, Finland's second largest media group and owner of the territory's largest commercial broadcaster MTV3, posted a small 2% rise in net sales to €486 million ($524 million).
Oliver Stone's "Alexander the Great" will be a purely European production, according to Internationalmedia topper Moritz Bormann, speaking at the Berlin Intl. Film Fest on Saturday.
Jose Covo, the former head of PolyGram Audiovisual, is to head UFD, Fox's French distribution joint venture with Gallic film group UGC.
Teutonic rocker Herbert Groenemeyer and Brit popster Robbie Williams were the big winners at Germany's music industry Echo Awards in Berlin Saturday.
Spanish showbiz industryites took part in a massive anti-war protest on Saturday as two to three million people marched against government support for a U.S. attack on Iraq.
Content from U.S. majors and channel providers could be booted off BSkyB, Blighty's dominant pay TV platform, if they don't offer better value in renewal talks.
ABC is developing a new dating show format, "Boys and Girls," created by Brit DJ and TV presenter Chris Evans, who devised mid-90s hits "Don't Forget Your Toothbrush" and "TFI Friday."
With a boost from the sale of some investments in the fourth quarter, Rogers Communications, Canada's largest cabler, posted a rare year-end profit of C$312 million ($204.8 million) Friday.
Dallas-based Hispanic Broadcasting Corp. will buy Puerto Rican radio company El Mundo Broadcasting from Fundacion Angel Ramos for $32 million in cash.