Recent confirmation that Sony Pictures is backing the next pictures by Chinese directors Chen Kaige and Jiang Wen seems like deja vu. The company was in business with Jiang, Zhang Yimou and Feng…
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HONG KONG – South Korea's CJ E&M is to co-operate with Chinese satellite broadcaster Dragon TV to produce local versions of CJ’s content in China. First up is a Chinese version of popular…
Walt Disney Studios and China's Shanghai Media Group have unveiled a pact to co-produce feature movies.
China Media Capital, a venture capital fund with connections to Rupert Murdoch, Time Warner and Jeffrey Katzenberg, has bought a stake in Caixin Media, one of China's leading non-government news…
Disney has pacted with Shanghai Media Group’s BestTV digital subsidiary for a joint venture that will focus on technologies and platforms designed to expand the Mouse’s products and content in…
US-Chinese marketing firm FansTang and China's Shanghai New Entertainment Media are to begin broadcasting a Hollywood news slot on China's Dragon TV.
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…
Barry Levinson has come on board to direct an untitled love story, set in Shanghai and Leningrad, with Shanghai Film Group financing and Mike Medavoy, Rafaella De Laurentiis and Edward McGurn…
DreamWorks topper Jeffrey Katzenberg was in Beijing to unveil "Tibet Code," a swashbuckling project from its Chinese unit, Oriental DreamWorks, which is aimed firmly at the booming local market.
Boutique merchant bank the Raine Group, backed by Google exec chairman Eric Schmidt, has pacted with China Media Capital to invest in entertainment, digital media and sports in China and elsewhere.
China's two biggest shingles, China Film Group and Shanghai Film Group, have submitted applications to list on the Shanghai stock exchange, the country's securities regulator said.