China celebrated the imminent return of Hong Kong to the motherland with the premiere Monday of "The Opium War," which tells the Chinese version of how Britain took control of the colony in the last…
Irene Jacob plays Wesley Snipes’ girlfriend in “U.S. Marshals,” the sequel to “The Fugitive.” LaTanya Richardson plays one of the U.S. marshals in the film. The information was wrong in a story…
CNN Intl. unveiled the German-lingo news program CNN Deutschland at the Media Forum confab in Cologne on Monday.
Michael Rapaport and Robin Tunney ("The Craft") have been cast in the leads in the first installment of the third film of Showtime's forthcoming trilogy of Holocaust dramas "Rescuers: Stories of…
The nation's top communications regulator on Monday urged pubcasters to reject the idea of accepting paid commercials to shore up their finances and bankroll quality programming.
The long-suffering cable TV sector staged its biggest Wall Street rally in almost four years Monday after software giant Microsoft Corp. confirmed plans to invest $1 billion in No. 4 cabler Comcast…
Italian broadcasting, still dominated by pubcaster RAI and Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset, posted a major increase in ad revenues, despite losing more than a million TV viewers.
The directors of public broadcasters for Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark voted at an annual meeting Monday in Stockholm to push forward on plans to launch a common digital platform for all public…
DirecTV has extended its distribution deal with two Canadian programming services in a multiyear agreement expected to generate revenue of $200 million over the life of the contract.
WGN, the Tribune Broadcasting-owned TV station in Chicago, has bought the rerun rights to Warner Bros. Domestic's "The Drew Carey Show."
Cinepix Film Properties' "The Pillow Book" roused the exclusives list from its slumber with grosses of $70,883 in three libraries on both coasts, for a lively per-screen average of $23,627.