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…
Yahoo is unleashing a “Fall Comedy Lineup” on Sept. 9 consisting of a mix of 8-9 minute shorts, many of them featuring identifiable talent, like Ed Helms, John Stamos and Cheryl Hines. Still, a quick…
Yahoo will bow eight short-form comedy series Sept. 9, taking a page from Netflix's playbook in debuting nearly all eps at once to tap into binge-viewing behavior, built around 38-year archive of…
U.K. television veteran Dawn Airey has been hired to head up Yahoo's operations across Europe, Middle East and Africa. The former Channel 5, Sky and ITV senior exec is skedded to take up the role of…
CBS Corp. is pushing into the Southeast Asian TV market in a pact with RTL Group to launch two entertainment channels in more than two dozen fast-growing territories. The first of the channels…
Yahoo is repurchasing 40 million shares stock from Third Point, the hedge fund run by Daniel Loeb, who will resign from the Internet company’s board along with two other directors July 31 with the…
In a move that could turn watching TV news into the sort of couch-potato gabfest one might expect to take place during the Super Bowl or the series finale of "Lost," Walt Disney's ABC News introduced…
During nearly 30 years in marketing and distribution, Andrew Cripps has become a leading authority on the business models and cultural nuances unique to every international market.
LONDON -- Imax Corp. has set Paramount U.K.'s David King to help grow its footprint in Europe, the Middle East and Africa as director of film distribution and marketing in the region.
LONDON -- Disney's U.K. hub has announced its most ambitious animation to date, "Randy Cunningham: Ninth Grade Ninja," a collaboration between Ireland's Boulder Media and Los Angeles-based Titmouse.
LONDON -- Turner Broadcasting System stalwart Jeff Kupsky, the prexy for Europe, Middle East and Africa, is quitting after three decades with the company.