A surprise candidate, the Swiss lawyer Ure Rohner, looks set to replace Georg Koefler as chairman of the board of German media group ProSieben Media AG, according to sources.
Steve Finney has been promoted to senior VP, finance and business planning, at Disney Interactive.
Turner Broadcasting has acquired a 17.5% stake in South Korean cabler Tooniverse as part of an agreement to supply Cartoon Network-branded programming to the channel.
The fifth annual Sarajevo Film Festival ended its run on Sunday leaving the distinct impression that it, like its country, is at a crossroads.
Some exhibs are never satisfied. The "Star Wars" prequel had record-busting debuts in five European territories last week, but a few bookers in Germany were a bit underwhelmed by the space epic's…
Tenor Carlo Bergonzi, at age 75, will sing his first Otello from Verdi's penultimate opera in a concert performance with the Opera Orchestra of New York on May 3.
All of a sudden Germany is a hot market for U.S. movies and TV shows -- again. In a groundbreaking agreement with an upstart player on the international TV scene, Warner Bros. has inked a multiyear…
New Line Cinema has signed a two-year, first-look deal with Theodore Witcher and his production company, MK-Ultra. Under the pact, Witcher, who wrote and directed New Line's "Love Jones," will set up…
The mood was upbeat on the first weekend of the Montreal World Film Festival, which kicked off Friday with the world preem of the Miramax/Hal Films production "Mansfield Park."
Live from DreamWorks: It's Saturday Night! DreamWorks Records will bow a two-disc set of musical performances from "Saturday Night Live," the first time a CD of the show's perfs will be released.
While the Toronto Intl. Film Festival has become a magnet for major Hollywood star power, Montreal World Film Festival has carved out its own distinctive niche as a home for auteur cinema from all…