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…
U.K. private broadcaster ITV has reported a boost in revenues in the first half of the year, largely driven by an acquisition spree in its production unit. The company told investors on Tuesday that…
DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg will be feted at this year’s Mipcom, the Cannes-set international TV showcase, with a Personnality of the Year nod. Katzenberg, who will attend Mipcom to…
Seven of Variety's 10 Comics to Watch were on hand for the Just for Laughs festival in Montreal.
HONG KONG – South Korea's Ministry of National Defense announced Thursday that it will punish three celebrities and five support staff serving in the military. They were found guilty of visiting…
Liberty Global’s Chellomedia content group is weighing bids from prospective buyers including Scripps Networks Interactive, Time Warner Inc.’s Turner Broadcasting System and Discovery Communications…
LONDON — The U.K.’s leading commercial broadcaster ITV has bought local shingle Big Talk. The production company has produced features like “Hot Fuzz” and “Shaun of the Dead,” and comedy series like…
In a bold strategic move, Vivendi is selling 85% of its interest in Activision Blizzard, the group’s main profit driver, for $8.2 billion. Activision Blizzard, the powerhouse behind such hit games…
Malaysia site marks the launch of 21st Century Fox's global location based entertainment strategy.
It takes a lot for Singapore's docile citizens to hit the streets in an anti-government demonstration, especially over something like Internet regulation.
The transfer of News Corp.'s stake in Bona Film to the new 21st Century Fox company may allay fears of the Chinese investment falling victim to the Murdochs' divorce.