The Screen Actors Guild has joined the Writers Guild of America in backing the effort by composers and lyricists to unionize by aligning with Teamsters Local 399.
Ronald Lauder's Central European Media Enterprises has completed its acquisition of News Corp.'s Bulgarian bTV Group in a $400 million deal.
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Lynne Frank, the highly regarded head of ESPN's U.K-based activities, is to leave the company.
Upstart U.K. shingle A Brand Apart, specializing in advertiser-funded programs, has announced two new shows aimed at the international market backed by global consumer giants Eukanuba Dog Foods and…
Italy is ramping up antipiracy efforts thanks to a landmark ruling that, while falling short of demands that Italo telecos identify persistent pirates, will force Internet providers to be more…
Petra Mueller, co-topper of Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, has been tapped to head Filmstiftung North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany's biggest regional funder.
After winning best film at last year's Cesar awards, French helmer Martin Provost is re-teaming with "Seraphine" star Yolande Moreau for "The Long Falling."
Veteran exec Alex Walton is joining Exclusive Film Distribution as president of international sales and distribution starting May 1.
Jacob Tierney has nabbed the best feature scribe prize for Jay Baruchel starrer "The Trotsky."
Imax and Japanese exhib Tokyu Recreation are partnering to open five Imax screens in Japan.
Indian animation house DQ Entertainment announced Monday that it has sold its animated series "The Jungle Book" to the BBC in the U.K. and to Canadian educational broadcaster TVO at the Mip TV mart…