In exchange for promoting ABC's Sonny and Cher biopic before it premieres on the Alphabet web Feb. 22, VH1 attained the right to televise the made-for-TV film this summer -- years before the typical…
Three of the Spanish-speaking world's top indie TV producers are set to form an international co-production and distribution venture.
Disney Interactive has tapped Frank Evers as veep of product development and production.
GERMANY ARD hints bow of all-news channel Following ProSieben’s recent announcement of a new 24-hour commercial news channel for the German market, national public broadcaster ARD has hinted at the…
Israeli copyright pirates are responsible for producing more than $70 million in unauthorized copies of movies and CDs, a coalition of copyright-rich businesses told the Clinton administration…
The European Commission is expected to announce Wednesday that it has rejected a complaint by commercial TV operators about the use of public money to finance two channels run by German pubcasters…
Citing rapid subscriber growth, satellite broadcaster DirecTV said Monday it will begin selling advertising time on its service, and has inked a multiyear agreement with Columbia TriStar TV…
Despite an original domestic release date of fourteen months ago and grosses of close to $40 million indicating the film had run its course in Italy, Roberto Benigni's "Life is Beautiful" is back in…
Emmy and Golden Globe winner Sam Neill has inked to star opposite Robin Williams for Disney’s “Bicentennial Man,” which starts production in mid-March. Neill will play the patriarch of a futuristic…
BSkyB has announced it is co-producing "The Tenth Kingdom," a 10-hour fantasy drama, with Hallmark Entertainment.
In the latest example of convergence between the entertainment industry and the world of soccer, Pathe has taken a 34% stake in Olympique Lyon, one of France's leading soccer clubs.