CANNES – Russia's leading independent media company, CTC Media, is taking stock after Russia's President Vladimir Putin signed amendments to a mass media law that impose further restrictions on…
Russia's CTC Media, the largest independent player in the country, marks its 25th year with an expansive mind-set, focusing on new platforms, original programming and digital market gains. No longer…
No longer content with imported American shows, Russian auds have been tuning in to CTC original programming in growing numbers, validating a new direction the company's investing in. "We've had…
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Eileen Brennan, the veteran actress best known for roles in "The Last Picture Show," "Private Benjamin" and "Clue," died of bladder cancer in her Burbank home on Sunday. She was 80. Brennan earned…
LONDON — Russian broadcaster CTC Media, which operates free-to-air channels CTC, Domashny and Peretz, has tapped Yuliana Slashcheva as CEO. She replaces Boris Podolsky, who leaves the company to…
Tony Phelan and Joan Rater have inked a two-year overall with CBS TV Studios. Pact, which is the first TV development deal for the duo, will begin next summer. Pair, who currently exec produce and…
"The Writers' Room" is a great idea, and a logical, inexpensive fit for a second-tier channel like Sundance, eager to generate street cred within the industry while connecting with committed TV fans…
"Argo" thesp Kerry Bishe has joined the cast of the indie "Max Rose" starring Jerry Lewis and Peter Bogdanovich.
Lance Reddick's production company Christai Films has optioned rights to Stuart Gallop's script "In War They Come" from U.K.-based Twinstar Prods. and will develop the Neil Corbould-directed movie as…
Box office for Hollywood films in China continues to surge, but local media say it's "embarrassing" that local films barely figure in the top 10.
He may be surrounded by the best and brightest in musical theater, but don't expect Jack Davenport to break into song anytime soon