Ida Martins’ Media Luna has added four pics to its Toronto fest sales slate, which is headed by Dutch psychological drama “The Dinner.” Helmed by Menno Meyjes, whose writing credits include films…
Telecommunications tycoon Carlos Slim is investing $40 million into media-discovery app developer Shazam Entertainment, which plans to double down on its expansion into TV. Slim’s America Movil — the…
Celebrities are known for striking rich licensing deals to launch their own clothing, headphone or perfume businesses. But Jennifer Lopez is taking her entrepreneurial interests a step further to…
A recent study by researchers in India and the U.K. has reinforced a strict anti-smoking campaign begun last year by the central board of film classification.
China: Hollywood continues to explore new roads to China. For the fourth "Transformers" film, Paramount Pictures has brokered a "cooperation agreement" with CCTV's China Movie Channel and Jiafl ix…
Ora TV, digital home to Larry King's post-CNN talkshow backed by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, has acquired Stick Figure Productions, a specialist in docus and unscripted TV production. Terms of…
Russian Orthodox Church urged followers to give up social media for Lent, South Korean film distrib CJ Entertainment has given a twist to movie posters, zombies have been off the radar in Indian…
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Mexico President Enrique Pena Nieto presented a legislative package to Congress Monday that could change the face of local TV and the telecommunications industry, including a fast track provision to…
Netflix got a bit of breathing room as a rival service by Verizon and Redbox won't launch until 2013, the telco's CEO Lowell McAdams said Tuesday during the UBS media conference in Gotham.
It's going to take a lot more than Larry King to get a new digital-only TV network off the ground.