In a move that confirms Telefonica as one of the most bullish media players in Europe, Spanish telco prexy Juan Villalonga announced Wednesday that Telefonica will group its sprawling film and TV…
Several key NBC affils appear to be less than passionate about the new NBC daytime lineup bowing next week.
Two key House members hope a bill they introduced Thursday will increase high-speed Internet access competition by eliminating regulatory hurdles for local telephone companies that want to offer…
Telefonica-controlled Via Digital platform has signed a first option on all new pics of top Spanish production house Tornasol Films over the next two years.
Brit producer Stephen Evans has raised $40 million in equity for a new film sales and production company to trade under his old Renaissance Films banner.
Attendees of a town hall meeting titled "Violence in America: Real Life vs. Reel Life," held Wednesday at the New School, agreed on two things: Filmmakers, studios and audiences must take personal…
Disney Consumer Products vet Stephen de Kanter has been tapped prexy of the studio's newly created global licensing origination, which will oversee Disney's worldwide merchandise licensing operations.
EMI Music Publishing is putting the final touches on a $200 million deal to purchase Windswept Pacific, one of the last remaining music publishing gems and home to such hits as "Hot Legs," "Mony…
June box office shattered all prior frames with a staggering $733.2 million gross for the 30-day span. Boffo debuts and strong holds propelled the month to a 25% B.O. boost from the former…
Motion Picture Assn. of America topper Jack Valenti has told the FCC that he hopes to resolve differences between movie studios and makers of digital TV sets over copyright protection by Aug. 1.
Rupert Murdoch on Thursday categorically ruled out a merger between BSkyB and France's Canal Plus, saying he didn't want his prized British pay TV satcaster to become "a football" for French…