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.
Shanghai Media Group
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.
At the recently wrapped Discop Africa TV content market, which took place in Johannesburg from Oct. 31 to Nov. 2, it was impossible to miss the bright red pavilion sponsored by the Chinese…
CANNES -- U.K. based shingle Shine and China's Shanghai Media Group are collaborating on a second run of "MasterChef," and a locally produced version of gameshow "Minute to Win It" for SMG's Dragon…
SHANGHAI -- DreamWorks Animation will team up with Chinese partners to co-produce the next installment in the "Kung Fu Panda" franchise, the latest in a swelling number of tie-ups between China and…
With the Hollywood gold rush into China in high gear, it's hard to tell the real players from the wannabes.
SHANGHAI -- Oriental DreamWorks, the toon joint venture set up by DreamWorks Animation and a state-backed Chinese consortium, will be the flagship company at a new media center being developed in…
In its first major American venture since landing a hefty investment last year, new distrib China Lion Media has partnered with U.S.-based Serenity Media Group to launch a film fund aimed at raising…
CANNES -- A Chinese version of Shine's "MasterChef" is being cooked up.
Hasbro goes co-production route in China
With its pics already playing well in China, DreamWorks Animation has moved to win over even more moviegoers in the region by making films specifically for them.