MADRID – Whether it buys leading Spanish pay TV operator Canal Plus or not, Madrid-based Telefonica, Europe's biggest telco by revenues, has set a roadmap for 2014: Spanish pay TV and rolling out its…
MADRID – In a window of opportunity which could signal yet further consolidation in Europe's pay TV sector, giant Spanish TV Telefonica has 15 days to make an exclusive play for a controlling stake…
ROME – Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset is mulling merging its pay-tv operations in its core Italian and Spanish markets, the top Italian commercial broadcaster announced on Wednesday. In a statement…
BUENOS AIRES –Rolling off stellar results in Argentina, Telefonica Studios, the worldwide film production-distribution operation of giant Spanish telco Telefonica, is investing via Argentine…
SAN SEBASTIAN, Spain — Already co-producing movies – and far more than is generally imagined – in Spain and Argentina, giant Spanish telco Telefonica is stepping up to the plate, upping the coin…
LONDON News Corp.'s U.K. paybox BSkyB is buying the British broadband business of Spain's Telefonica in a $300 million deal. The agreement will make the satcaster Blighty's second biggest broadband…
MADRID -- Ending an era at Spain's biggest media group, Juan Luis Cebrian has been named executive chairman of Prisa, whose assets include satcaster Digital Plus, newspaper El Pais and radio network…
"The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo," "Moneyball" and "The Smurfs" will soon be available on VOD in Latin America thanks to a pact between Sony Pictures Television and giant Spanish telco Telefonica.
Spain's Mediaproduccion, producer of Woody Allen's "Midnight in Paris" and Roman Polanski's "Carnage," has emerged from voluntary bankruptcy protection.
John Fogelman, former WME board member, has launched FactoryMade Ventures as an entertainment, media business development and consulting firm with J.J. Abrams as its principal investor.
Spain's telcos and newest TV broadcasters are injecting fresh money into Spain's cash-crunched film production sector.