Big U.S. investment fund Capital Research and Management has taken a 3.5% stake in Germany's Kirch Media for DM508 million ($273 million).
In a post-Frankfurt bidding frenzy reminiscent of "The Horse Whisperer," DreamWorks bought screen rights to the Marc Levy novel "If Only It Were True" for $2 million, with Steven Spielberg producing…
The Indian Ministry for Information and Broadcasting has lifted a ban on Pakistan TV in India. The government had banned the channel during the conflict between India and Pakistan from May to August.
Motion Intl., Canada's second largest production company and one of the country's leading television program distributors, has tapped Didier Pietri as its U.S. president.
Touted as the most expensive U.S. production ever to be shot in Europe, Paramount's "Enemy at the Gates" will be made at the Babelsberg Studios on the outskirts of Berlin.
Jodie Foster's Paramount-based Egg Pictures is in advanced talks to acquire the rights to "Investigation," a thriller placed into turnaround at USA Films.
Two hefty, high-tech Nasdaq-listed companies, Microsoft and Intel, muscled their way onto the Dow Jones Industrial Average in a major, and some say long overdue, shakeup of the venerable 103-year-old…
Jim Ritts, CEO of Digital Entertainment Network, was tapped Tuesday to take on the position of chairman as well, replacing co-founder Marc Collins-Rector, who is ankling his post at the Netcaster to…
It was about as far from a heavyweight classic as a fight could be, but the one-round, no-contest match between Mike Tyson and Orlin Norris last Saturday catapulted Showtime to a knockout 10.5 rating…
Miramax Films has optioned the feature film and publishing rights to Thomas Wheeler's fantasy-adventure manuscript "The Arcanum."
In yet another housekeeping move to organize its Web efforts, MTV Networks Online on Tuesday said it has created Nickelodeon Online, a portfolio of Web properties targeting children aged 2 to 11.
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