Disney's international TV division has tapped Nicholas Wodtke VP of business strategy and development-new media for the Asia-Pacific region.
The Obama administration has enlisted "Sesame Street" to spread the word about the swine flu, in a series of PSAs that urge kids to take precautions like sneezing on your elbow or washing your hands…
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Helmer Jean van de Velde's "The Silent Army" will be the Netherlands' contender for consideration in Oscar's foreign-language category, according to government agency Holland Film.
Posting has been light as I've been on several assignments. But I wanted to point to the visit last week of George McGovern to the Luncheon Society, the regular series of Q&A with politicos and…
Gallic broadcaster M6 and Microsoft's MSN social network in France have hooked up to revamp the channel's evening news program.
The Zurich Film Festival will honor Morgan Freeman this year with its Golden Icon Award.
Euro regulators have endorsed a Euros450 million ($644 million) subsidy promised to Gallic pubcaster France Televisions this year as compensation for lost revenue following a primetime advertising…
First-half revenues at Gallic media giant Vivendi were E13.18 billion ($18.85 billion), up 17% on the same period last year, the company reported Tuesday.
Voting for the European Film Academy's People's Choice Award kicked off on Tuesday with audience favorites "Let the Right One In" and "Transporter 3" taking on the likes of "Slumdog Millionaire" and…
With election campaigning at the Screen Actors Guild in full swing, the self-styled moderates have lined up endorsements from Tom Hanks, Sally Field, William H. Macy, Felicity Huffman, Hector…
L.A.-based Lighthearted Entertainment ("Moment of Truth") has sealed a programming partnership with Tokyo's Nippon TV Network ("Dragon's Den").