Posts Tagged ‘news’

Korea’s CJ-CGV Increases Stake in Indonesia’s Blitz

April 6, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

South Korean exhibition giant CJ-CGV has spent $30.1 million to increase its stake in the CGV-Blitz cinema chain in Indonesia

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MipTV: ‘Dragon’s Den’ Business TV Show To Be Adapted in China (EXCLUSIVE)

April 4, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Reality TV show, “Dragon’s Den” / "Shark Tank" is to be produced in China for broadcaster Shenzhen TV.

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ATV, World’s Oldest Chinese TV Channel, Closes Down

April 2, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Hong Kong's Asia Television, the world’s first Chinese-language TV broadcaster, closed down a few seconds before midnight on Friday

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CJ Entertainment and Major Cineplex Seal Thailand Joint Production Pact

March 29, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

South Korea’s CJ Entertainment and Thailand’s Major Cineplex create a joint venture to produce movies for Thai and SE Asian markets.

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Japan Box Office: ‘Batman v Superman’ Beaten by ‘Assassination Classroom’ Sequel

March 29, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Action comedy sequel, “Assassination Classroom: Graduation,” debuted atop the Japanese box office

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Korea Box Office: ‘Batman v Superman’ Takes Two Thirds of Weekend Total

March 29, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” debuted on top of the Korean box office, accounting for 68% of the weekend box office.

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China’s Wanda Pictures Raises $2.4 Billion, Report

March 24, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

China’s Dalian Wanda is reported to have raised $2.4 billion (RMB15.9 billion) for its film unit, Wanda Pictures.

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Taiwan’s Catchplay Launches Asian Movie Streaming Service

March 22, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Taiwan-based film distributor and producer, Catchplay is launching a video-streaming service that it hopes will take on Netflix in Asia.

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Fuji TV Shows to Stream on Amazon

March 21, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Fuji TV will stream its upcoming "Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress" anime series on Amazon Prime Instant Video.

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Live from the ‘Batman v Superman’ Premiere in New York

March 20, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The U.S. premiere of “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” is officially underway in New York. Follow Variety’s live coverage from Radio City Music Hall as Ben Affleck and the cast hit the black carpet at one of the most anticipated premieres of 2016.

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