The BBC is understood to have held discussions with financial advisers about the possibility of floating part of BBC Worldwide, its commercial arm.
Roman Polanski will be placed under house arrest at his Alpine chalet as soon as possible, the Swiss Justice Ministry said Thursday, announcing it would not appeal a court's decision to release the…
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"Welcome" by French helmer Philippe Lioret has won the European Parliament's Lux film prize.
Argentina's Rizoma Films, producer of commercial and fest hits like "Who Says It's Easy" and "Gigante," has inked with Germany's Rohfilms to make the next pic from Rodrigo Moreno, helmer of "El…
T-Home, the cable provider for the Magyar Telecom Group, is piloting two pioneering channels in Hungary that tap into growing concern in the country for the environment and healthier living.
Mexico's Anima Estudios has inked to co-produce animated feature "Gaturro," which is lead produced by Argentina's Illusion Studios and Toonz Animation India.
The Washington Post will close its remaining U.S. bureaus in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago at the end of the year to save money and will focus news efforts on covering the nation's capital.
President Obama toasted Indian Prime Minister Singh beneath an elaborate tent, with chandeliers hanging from a vaulted ceiling and walls lined with magnolia branches. As the evening went on, Katie…
Irish Repertory Theater Company's well-received Off Broadway production of "The Emperor Jones" will move to Soho Playhouse for a seven-week extension.
Ratings are up big-time for Canuck pubcaster CBC, which is having its best fall season in five years.
BBC Worldwide must concentrate on selling programs and avoid mergers and acquisitions unless there are exceptional circumstances.