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Catherine Martin to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award – Global Bulletin

CATHERINE MARTIN TO RECEIVE ANOTHER AWARD Costume, production and set designer and producer Catherine Martin will be honored for her outstanding global contribution and influence on film, with the Australian…

Singapore Film Festival Heads Embrace Thematic Programming, Remain Patient on LGBT Issues

Organizers of the 33rd edition of the Singapore International Film Festival are naturally keen to prove that the event is as nearly as possible back to normal after…

National Geographic Channel Acquires Latin American Rights to Elizabeth Unger’s Genre Bending Wildlife Crime Documentary ‘Tigre Gente’ (EXCLUSIVE)

National Geographic Channel has acquired Elizabeth Unger’s wildlife-crime documentary feature “Tigre Gente” in Latin America, where the film will premiere on April 22 as part of the channel’s…

Bruce Lee’s Death Caused by Drinking Too Much Water, Researchers Propose in New Study

It has been nearly 50 years since Bruce Lee’s death. Theactor and martial arts icon suddenly died on July 20, 1973 in Hong Kong, with officials ruling at…

How Bruce Lee died from drinking too much water: researchers

Doctors believe they have discovered the mystery behind the brain swelling that caused the legend’s death.

DreamWorks Launches Kids and Family Entertainment Channel in France

NBCUniversal International Networks and direct-to-consumer is set to launch DreamWorks, the 24-hour channel dedicated to kids and family entertainment. DreamWorks is distributed as a linear and on-demand service…

‘Coo-Coo 043’ and ‘Limbo’ Big Winners at Taiwan’s Golden Horse Film Awards

“Coo-Coo 043,” a Taiwan family drama set against the backdrop of pigeon racing, was named the best film on Saturday at the Golden Horse Film Awards. Hong Kong-made…

‘World of Warcraft’ in Limbo in China After Blizzard and NetEase End 14-Year Games Partnership

U.S. games developer Blizzard Entertainment and China’s NetEase said that licenses covering the Chinese distribution of games titles including “World of Warcraft,” the “StarCraft” series, “Hearthstone,” “Heroes of the Storm,” “Overwatch” and “Diablo…

Fremantle’s ‘Rock Island Mysteries’ Signed up for Second Season by Nickelodeon, Network 10 – Global Bulletin

ROCK ISLAND RETURNS Production is now under way at the Pinnacle Studios in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia on the second season of Network 10 and Nickelodeon kids’ mystery adventure…

Streaming Subscription Gains Drive Tencent Music’s Quarterly Rebound

Tencent Music Entertainment, China’s largest digital music business, managed to increase its profits in the July to September quarter despite “challenging macro conditions” and the continued retreat of…

Mirror Concert Tragedy: Hong Kong Police Make Arrests

Hong Kong police made a series of arrests early on Friday morning in connection with the severe injuries that happened in July when a large LED screen fell…

CJ ENM (Hong Kong) Strikes Taiwan Production Pact With Central Motion Pictures

Taiwan’s Central Motion Pictures Corporation has struck a production pact with CJ ENM (Hong Kong), an overseas offshoot of the Korean CJ ENM media group. The deal represents…