Is Hollywood doing something wrong, or are Chinese filmmakers doing something right? Both, which is why American studios need to quickly rethink their roles and goals. Some already are.
Describing Oriental DreamWorks as a "Chinese content company," the outfit's head of production Joe Aguilar this week laid out a substantially expanded production mandate for the one-year old joint…
HONG KONG – The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has licensed 65 hours of TV shows to Chinese state TV broadcaster China Central Television (CCTV). The deal was announced Wednesday at the third…
Mainland Chinese regulators have once again moved to curb the amount of talent shows airing on Chinese TV.
HONG KONG – Chinese regulators are to ease up on film and TV censorship, according to state media sources. Film-makers will in future only be required to submit treatments for approval, rather than…
Hollywood studios see their box office future in China, but the National Basketball Assn. has beat them there. The hoops-crazed country is the NBA's biggest overseas market. But the league is not…
InDemand has signed with Chinese shingle Seven Stars Media to provide sports, music and lifestyle content for the booming Chinese cable market.
CANNES — Boasting a larger-than-ever presence at Cannes-set MipTV, Keshet Intl., the sales arm of Israeli powerhouse Keshet Media Group, has closed a flurry of format deals across its slate of…
Youku Tudou will up its imports of U.S. content to 33 hit shows, including "Vampire Diaries," "Pretty Little Liars," "Elementary," "Modern Family" and "2 Broke Girls."
Hollywood may soon have less red tape to negotiate in China: the powerful State Administration of Radio, Film and Television and the General Administration of Press and Publication are to be merged…
Canadian warbler Celine Dion and South Korea's "Gangnam Style" star Psy are among the big names lined up for this year's Lunar New Year gala TV celebrations, as Chinese broadcasters crank up the…
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