PARIS– As Scandinavia’s film and TV industry gets more competitive and continues to consolidate, four topnotch Scandi producers have joined forces to launch Copenhagen-based shingle, Good Company…
PARIS– Zodiak Rights, the distribution arm of Zodiak Media, has inked a flurry of deals on the third season of “Mankell's Wallander,” the popular detective series based Swedish author Henning Mankell…
Christopher Plummer has joined the cast of heist movie "The Forger" opposite John Travolta and "Mud" thesp Tye Sheridan with shooting set to start in October in Boston. Sheridan won the new young…
Svensk Filmindustri, a leading Nordic film studio handling production, distribution and sales, has acquired a majority stake in Stockholm-based producer Tre Vanner. Bonnier Growth Media, Svensk’s…
Zodiak Media’s Zodiak Rights, an established purveyor of TV and homevid content, is expanding its theatrical roster with “The Troubled Man” and “Echoes From the Dead,” two new thrillers from Yellow…
LONDON -- Sony Pictures Television has taken a majority stake in U.K. production company Left Bank Pictures, its first move into scripted production in Blighty.
Drama is selling strongly at BBC Worldwide's annual Showcase U.K. sales mart, being held for the first time in Liverpool, in northern England.
Kenneth Branagh, who received the Variety Award at the British Independent Film Awards on Sunday, took a break from filming the third series of detective series "Wallander" recently to attend a…
Thesp who emerged in the '80s as the Shakespearean actor of his generation has heroic year in film.
Trio of directorial projects in Branagh's future
Telepics cover a wide swath of subjects, including tough cops, the beginning of reality TV and, almost, the end of the U.S. economy.