After years of toying with the idea of producing U.S.-style series, Mexican media conglom Televisa will be showing off its first efforts this year at Mip.
If TV biz scandals could turn viewers away from the tube, sets all across Japan would be black by now. Ever since a popular infotainment show from Osaka-based Kansai Telecasting was caught faking…
Local programming for the Eurovision Song Contest dominates TV schedules in the Nordic region throughout February and March. What used to be considered a slightly corny event has turned into an…
Both TV2 and RTL Klub, Hungary's only terrestrial commercial nets, will be looking for U.S.- and European-made series in their ongoing ratings battles. But Hungarian cablers may prove a more…
Reality TV is the order of the day for China, with "American Idol"-style skeins proving popular with auds -- though unpopular with politicians who feel they undermine morality.
Fragmentation is the budding story in Spain. Combined audience share for the three main nationwide channels -- Telecinco, Antena 3 TV and pubcaster TVE1 -- fell from 59% at the end of 2006 to 56% by…
Indian television is now in the midst of its biggest upheaval since the introduction of color broadcasts. Many of the elements of change -- such as the explosion of direct-to-home satellite…
Gustaf Skarsgard headlines Swedish thriller "Iscariot," which started shooting in Stockholm earlier this week.
Principal photography on Volker Schlondorff's upcoming medieval drama "Pope Joan," originally scheduled to begin May 12 in Sofia, Bulgaria, has been postponed in the wake of actor John Goodman's…
European box office will rev up this weekend with the arrival of three Yank releases, "Perfect Stranger," "Shooter" and "Wild Hogs."
MK2 has obtained the 10 year rights to most of the film catalog of Jacques-Yves Cousteau from Europe Images International. The cinematic collection of one of the pioneers of underwater photography…