South Africa's premier exhib, Ster-Kinekor, is expanding into Europe with a plan to build 30 multiplexes over the next three years. The move represents a $150 million investment and is the company's…
For the first time since 1995, Congress is not trying to figure out a way to turn out the lights on public broadcasting.
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More than half a million visitors are expected to attend this year's Intl. Consumer Electronics & Media Fair (IFA), which takes place Saturday through Sept. 7 in Berlin.
Media mogul Leo Kirch, under investigation for tax evasion by Munich public prosecutors, denied the accusations against him on Wednesday.
The chief executive officer of the planned Walt Disney Concert Hall said he will resign so that others can take over fundraising efforts.
L.A.-based publicists Mark Pogachefsky and Rachel McCallister have formed a new joint venture, Pogachefsky/RMc, to handle feature film publicity in Gotham.
Clear Channel Communications Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to buy the radio broadcasting and outdoor advertising assets of Paxson Communications Corp. for $600 million.
Even as one legendary special-effects house, Richard Edlund's Boss Film (story, page 6), closed down, another one --- West L.A.-based Vifx --- likely is in the process of enlarging itself…
Endemol Entertainment, adding another sideline to its growing portfolio of entertainment interests, in December plans to open ShowBizCity, a 12,000-square-meter Dutch answer to U.S.-launched film…
Planet Hollywood is coming to the furthermost reaches of its galaxy --- Auckland, New Zealand.
Hoping to establish a platform for consolidation in the exhibition industry, investment firms Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst lead a group of at least five bidders aggressively…