Not long ago, Egypt's domestic film market was the envy of the Middle East.
Rupert Murdoch has closed his long-gestating deal for News Corp. to acquire a stake in Saudi Prince Waleed bin Talal's Rotana media conglom.
Saudi billionaire-media maven Prince Waleed's Rotana Studios and Gulf Film have inked a landmark output deal that could revolutionize the way Arabs films are marketed and distributed in the Middle…
Auds in Saudi Arabia can finally go to the movies again. "Menahi," financed and produced by Saudi Prince Waleed bin Talal's film shingle Rotana, is set to become the first film to be released for…
When Saudi Prince Al Waleed bin Talal upped his stake in Lebanese satcaster LBC to a controlling 85% in July and merged the popular net with his own multimedia titan Rotana, the billionaire maven…
Saudi prince Al Waleed bin Talal has tapped former StudioCanal managing director Frederic Sichler as president of Rotana Films, a division of media titan Rotana, one of the Arab world's largest…
The recently announced merger between the Lebanese Broadcasting Corp. (LBC) and Saudi-owned Rotana network could signal the arrival of Arab media comgloms in what has been a highly fragmented…
Leading Egyptian TV presenter Hala Sarhan has found herself in hot water following allegations that actresses posed as prostitutes on her popular chat show "Hala."
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