ROME -- News Corp.'s Italian paybox Sky Italia saw significant growth in the last quarter despite the country's economic crisis, which is instead impacting rival Mediaset Premium.
Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia satcaster has pulled out of Italy's tender for digital terrestrial frequencies, citing an overly long, convoluted process that favors incumbents -- including former prime…
News Corp.'s Italo paybox Sky Italia has surpassed 5 million subscribers, a milestone touted as boding well for further growth, as the satcaster steps up competition with local rival Mediaset.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Providing tangible evidence of the increasing need for payboxes around the world to add local fare to their mixes -- rather than just being a pipeline for Hollywood fare -- Sky Italia is churning out…
Sky Italia claimed to have "got its mojo back" Tuesday night after posting results for the final three months of 2010 that showed increases in subscriber numbers and revenue.
Sky Italia has won exclusive rights in Italy to the UEFA Champions League soccer tournament for three years from 2012.
Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia is launching Babel TV, an innovative channel dedicated to Italy's growing multi-ethnic community, broadening its potential audience base just as the paybox has returned to…
Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia satcaster is in talks with Italian media group Editoriale L'Espresso to gain access to TV frequencies that would expand its reach in Italy's terrestrial TV market.
Italian viewers will be able to see TV in 3D for the first time next month with Sky Italia's coverage of Ryder Cup golf.
Kathryn Fink, a native Australian, is the only woman in the land of Silvio Berlusconi who holds sway over what millions of Italians watch on TV.