1981: Newly returned to Los Angeles from a development position in France with DIC Audiovisual, Andy Heyward promptly took control of the company from Radio-Television Luxembourg, rebranding it DIC…
As the CEO of DIC, a producer and frequent writer of children's programming, and a father of three, Andy Heyward understands that his commitment to his viewers doesn't end the moment they turn off…
Producing kids' entertainment is serious business at DIC, at least when it comes to educational and informational content. From the company's inception, providing children with programming that is…
Mobile television will reach fast-developing Vietnam in December following a deal between VTC, an offshoot of pubcaster Vietnam Multimedia Corp, and Finnish cell phone maker Nokia.
Lee Tergesen and Tony Curran will star in the Spike TV series pilot "A.M.P.E.D." from exec producers Frank Spotnitz and Vince Gilligan. Fox 21 and Brightlight Pictures are producing the drama about a…
Columbia Pictures made headlines last week when it disgorged 500 movies from its 4,000-title library in one eye-opening seven-year deal with Starz and Encore's 16 pay-TV networks.
As usual, Televisa and TV Azteca will be more interested in pushing product than purchasing at Mipcom.
In the first half of 2006, Polish firms spent 2.7 billion zloty ($862 million) on advertising, a 13% increase over the same period in 2005. The banking sector was a driving force behind this…
The way Time Warner's Richard Parsons sees it, most of the growth for media congloms over the next decade will come from their international businesses.
Brazilian nets have more money to buy foreign programming in this edition of Mipcom, thanks to the broadcast sector's strong performance and the sharp appreciation of the local currency over the past…