LONDON — Net profit at Bertelsmann, Europe's biggest media company, rose 11% to €306 million ($405 million) in the first six months of this year. Revenue dropped 1.9% to €7.43 billion ($9.8 billion)…
LONDON — Munich-based sales company Global Screen has picked up worldwide distribution rights to "Bank Lady," the true story of Germany’s first female bank robber. Christian Alvart's pic tells the…
It's only July, but international film sales companies and distributors are already talking Oscars. At the recent German Films Previews, a week of buyers-only screenings of films repped by German…
The Intl. Emmy Awards will fete Anke Schaeferkordt, CEO of commercial broadcaster RTL in Germany and co-CEO of RTL Group, Europe's top TV network. Schaeferkordt will receive the Intl. Emmy…
DRESDEN, Germany — NATPE Budapest proved to be a fruitful market for Global Screen, which has inked a string of deals following the TV bazaar for Central and Eastern Europe buyers. The Munich-based…
Baldwin, Cheadle, Cryer, Parsons and Louis C.K. seek return trips to the finals.
The striking "Fashion Police" writers have appealed directly to Joan Rivers to support their unionization push.
Former Alaska Go. Sarah Palin is set to rejoin Fox News Channel as a contributor, the News Corp. cable-news outlet said Thursday. Palin, a one-time Republican candidate for U.S. vice president who…
Comedy Central has given a second-season order to "Kroll Show." The new season will consist of 10 episodes.
ABC ordered four drama pilots Tuesday, including "Big Thunder," based on the roller coaster ride at Disneyland, as well as a gothic soap from producer Mark Gordon.
A devastating economic downturn. Widespread government assistance. Financial hucksters. And an ecological disaster fueled by man-made factors