New Zealand's changing demographics will be represented in the country's first Asian film festival, which kicks off Feb. 20. at Auckland's SkyCity theater.
Mexico's Congress asked the government Wednesday to put the cable-only Congress Channel, the local equivalent of C-SPAN, on terrestrial television.
Endemol and GSMBox Italy are launching EndemolGsmbox, a 50/50 joint venture to develop interactive applications for mobile telephony.
Audiences eager to see helmer Alfonso Arau's upcoming Emiliano Zapata biopic will have to wait a bit longer. "Zapata: El Sueno del Heroe" (Zapata: the Hero's Dream) has been moved back from February…
With kids headed back to school after winter break, syndie viewership for the week ended Jan. 18 slipped by a million households from the previous week.
With a U.S. federal judge clearing the way, Mexican telenovela leading man Mauricio Islas is coming to Miami to work for NBC-owned U.S. Spanish-lingo net Telemundo.
Larry Thorpe, a longtime Sony exec who headed up the electronics giant's move into high-definition camera technology, is joining Canon's broadcast lens division.
Bob Reid has ankled his position as executive vice president-general manager of Discovery Health Channel. Reed led the net, which launched in 1998, for more than two years. He exits in mid-February.
Napster may be back, but it's top exec is already gone. Mike Bebel, who became Napster's president and chief operating officer after Roxio acquired digital music company PressPlay last May, has…
After just two episodes have aired, Showtime has renewed frosh drama "The L Word" for a second season. The premium cabler ordered 13 hours of the series, repping the fastest renewal in Showtime…
Sony Corp. has failed in an attempt to dismiss a false-advertising lawsuit filed by moviegoers who saw films endorsed by a fake critic concocted by a studio employee.