Aside from Hong Kong's kung fu movies, Korean dramas and Asian animation are the two genres of local content that have the most success crossing borders within Asia.
Ricky Ow, the long-time head of Sony Television in Asia, is to take over as president of Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific with effect from Jan. 1, 2014. He replaces Steve Marcopoto, who steps…
It's fitting that HBO Asia's first original series is a reflection of the region itself, featuring a story that walks a multicultural line, careful not to offend while at the same time relevant and…
AMC Networks' Sundance Channel Global is set to bow Chris Mundy's Detroit-set crime drama “Low Winter Sun” on its flagship channel in Central and Eastern Europe, Spain, Portugal and Asia. The…
Jonas Engwall has been appointed as CEO of RTL CBS Asia Entertainment Network, the newly formed broadcast group. He will be based in Singapore and report directly to the board of directors. "Jonas…
TOKYO — Satellite platform operator Sky Perfect JSAT, together 50 other Japanese companies, including major commercial networks, is gearing up to launch a Pan-Asian satellite service for Japanese…
HONG KONG — Wayne Wang, Naomi Kawase and Mohsen Makhmalbaf are among the cream of Asia's film makers who will line up for the Asian Project Market (Oct 7-10), the arthouse film financing event that…
Veteran broadcaster Marcopoto prepares to stand down after heavy job cuts, promises string of deals in his last months.
Ricky Ow has quit Sony Pictures Television, where he instigated a trend-setting theme of content localization.
HONG KONG — A+E Networks has unwound its Asian channel distribution partnership with Malaysia's Astro and will instead run the business as a stand-alone company. Currently known as AETN All Asia…
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