Germany's Viva Italia music channel has inked a deal with Italy's Rete A for a 5% stake in the Milan-based broadcaster now and a further 55% in October.
German indie Kinowelt Medien reported Monday a first-quarter loss before interest and tax of 30.3 million euros ($26 million) and halved its 2001 operating profit forecasts, driving share prices down…
The number of satellite dishes in Italy rose 39% to 2.5 million at the end of March from 1.75 million a year earlier, according to a report published Friday by research company Makno.
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Alliance Atlantis has begun shooting "Crossed Over," a two-hour event movie for CBS based on Beverly Lowry's autobiographical novel "Crossed Over: A Murder/A Memoir."
With the launch of another wave of digital satellite operations still almost a year away, Sky Perfect is gaining ground against rival Plat One, having attracted 11 out of 18 new programmers onboard…
Hughes Electronics chairman-CEO Michael Smith, a vocal opponent of a potential merger between Hughes and News Corp., will retire effective immediately, Hughes parent General Motors said Friday.
Mainframe Entertainment, a producer of computer-generated animation for TV, said it has expanded into consumer products through a strategic alliance with the newly formed Joy Tashjian Marketing Group.
World Wrestling Federation Entertainment has body-slammed the Parents Television Council in the first skirmish of a legal war ignited by the WWF that could drag out for months.
About 85 ABC News employees will take buyouts at the end of this week as part of a program to trim the company payroll by 10%.
Deutsche Telekom has denied reports that the planned sale of six regional cable systems to U.S. cable Liberty Media and its U.K. partner Klesch has run aground.