Bankrupt TV group Kirch Media looks set to forgive nearly a half-billion dollars in debt from the nearly insolvent Kirch pay TV platform Premiere if the web manages to retain rights to German league…
A last-minute bridge credit has saved German kidvidder RTV Family Entertainment from bankruptcy.
Swiss home entertainment and sports-rights group Highlight Communications is planning to buy back up to 10% of its public stock.
European auds are flocking to movies produced in their home countries, but they still shun films from neighboring territories.
For "Bourne Identity" helmer Doug Liman, last Wednesday's special screening of his pic was not about promoting a big studio project.
The Film Consortium, one of the U.K.'s three lottery franchises, has named Neil Peplow as its head of production.
With Vivendi Universal's shareprice even further depressed and a board of directors meeting scheduled in Paris Tuesday, CEO and chairman Jean-Marie Messier has implimented the second step in his plan…
Mark Damon's MDP Worldwide Entertainment will get a $17.8 million cash infusion from Music Box Entertainment, a company to be owned by Dr. Cheng Kar-Shun and Sammy S. Lee.
Actor, helmer and producer Forest Whitaker will direct the supernatural thriller "Selling Time" for Fox 2000. Whitaker is developing a draft with former DreamWorks Television prexy Dan McDermott, who…
NBC has inked a $50 million deal with Donald Trump to become the mogul's new beauty pageant partner.
The Rock has gone to the movies, Stone Cold Steve Austin is on ice and huge numbers of teenage boys have turned away from World Wrestling Entertainment's signature primetime shows "Raw Is War" and…