Qatar has quickly emerged as a potential Middle Eastern film hub.
The French film industry may be more resilient than its European neighbors, but it isn't recession proof.
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EMI Group's revolving doors continue to spin with news that Elio Leoni-Sceti -- the CEO in charge of its record labels -- is exiting the company after just 18 months at the helm.
German pubcaster ZDF was the big winner of the Grimme awards, the top Teuton TV kudofest, taking seven of the 15 trophies announced on Wednesday.
John de Mol's Talpa Media has announced a 50-50 joint venture with Portuguese TV producer CBV.
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Author Nick Hornby, an Oscar nominee this year for adapted screenplay for "An Education," has signed with WME for representation in film and TV.
Warner Bros. is launching a King Arthur project with "Sherlock Holmes" helmer Guy Ritchie attached to direct and "Trainspotting" scribe John Hodge scripting for Atlas Entertainment and Hollywood Gang.
Longtime Telefilm Canada staffer Carolle Brabant has been appointed executive director of the country's film and TV funding agency, it was announced Tuesday by federal Heritage Minister James Moore.
E1 is joining the KISS army. Canadian production shingle will team with band founding members Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley on an untitled kids TV series.
The BBC has appointed Katie Taylor to the newly created post of executive editor of comedy entertainment.