PolyBona, one of China's leading private distribs and production companies, has raised 100 million yuan ($15 million) from venture capital firms in a second round of financing to fund expansion in…
I can't add much more about how Twitter has spread the news, unfiltered, raw and real time, about the Iranian election and the protests that followed. CNN is taking a drubbing for its lack of…
Updated The first question that springs to mind when looking to California's gubernatorial election in 2010 is, Who would want the job? That's particularly true in entertainment, where the…
The U.K. music biz has applauded a pioneering move by Universal Music and Virgin Media to partner on an unlimited music download subscription service.
France's Canal Plus Group is expanding beyond Europe and French-speaking Africa into Asia, inking a joint satellite TV venture with Vietnamese public broadcaster VTV.
China needs to open up its market to foreign movies to match the country's increasingly sophisticated film market, Dan Glickman, chairman and CEO of the Motion Picture Association of America, told an…
Bear with me for some self promotion: Wilshire & Washington won for blog of the year at the Los Angeles Press Club's Southern California Journalism Awards on Sunday. It was great to be recognized…
The U.K. government is preparing to end the BBC's 87-year monopoly of the license fee paid by all homes with a TV that generates around £3.5 million ($5.7 billion) annually for the pubcaster.
Kenneth Branagh will be feted with a lifetime achievement award by the Rome Fiction Fest, the Eternal City's TV extravaganza that is forging close ties to Blighty and Hollywood.
MTV Networks Intl. has tapped singer Travis McCoy as ambassador for its Staying Alive Foundation.