Burgeoning Gallic digital terrestial TV channel Virgin 17 has tied down Gallic rights to high-flying Spanish swashbuckler "Red Eagle," the biggest TV drama hit in Spain.
Spain's two biggest commercial nets -- Telecinco and Antena 3 -- look set to invest substantially less in local movies following the Spanish parliament's Thursday approval of new TV regs.
Michael Haneke's black-and-white drama "The White Ribbon" picked up a record 13 nominations for the Euro 2.855 million ($3.9 million) German Film Prize, the German Film Academy announced on Friday.
ITV appears to have ruled out a deal with U.S. video-on-demand outfit Hulu -- while YouTube is mulling bowing a pay service in the U.K.
The first 15 minutes of "The Daily Show with on Stewart" were devoted to a satire on Glenn Beck, right down to the Fox host's logo. It was extra long for a "Daily Show" segment — perhaps too long…
Foreign-language film Oscar winner "El secreto de sus ojos" (The Secret in Their Eyes) has been picked up by Lucky Red for Italy.
Composer John Barry is being honored with a lifetime achievement award from the World Soundtrack Academy. The four-time Oscar winner will receive the award on Oct. 21, during the Ghent Film Festival…
India's minister for information and broadcasting Ambika Soni has announced the formation of a National Center of Excellence in Animation, Gaming and Visual Effects in Mumbai.
"Peter Pan" prequel "Peter and the Starcatchers" could get a New York preem.
The release of hundreds of pages of documents in Viacom's suit against YouTube had both sides on spin control, not so much to push their arguments, but to mitigate the impact of the release of…
Viacom on Thursday claimed that YouTube knew full well that much of its content violated copyright but instead turned the other way.