India Box Office: Will ‘Baahubali 2’ Set Records?

The sequel to the 2015 blockbuster is getting the widest release ever for a homegrown film in the country, with experts saying it could end up as the highest-grossing...

‘Downton Abbey’ to Get International Touring Exhibition

Downton Abbey: The Exhibition, backed by NBCUniversal, will start in Singapore in June before moving to the U.S. in 2018.read more

‘The Good Fight’ Sells to HBO Nordic, India’s Zee

The HBO deal will bring the CBS All Access original to Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland.read more

APOS: Southeast Asian Streamer Hooq Unveils Five Original Productions

The platform, which is backed by Sony Pictures Television and Warner Bros., will begin theatrically exhibiting and streaming the projects in Asia over the coming months. read more

John Oliver Recalls Being Tickled by the Dalai Lama

He also talked about being bounced from a sauna in Tokyo.read more

Iflix Picks Up Exclusive Rights to Egyptian Sitcom ‘Tough Luck’

The deal marks a change in the Middle East landscape, where free and pay TV offerings have largely monopolized Arab content, especially during the peak Ramadan period.read more

Alibaba’s Youku to Produce Chinese Version of ‘Saturday Night Live’

"Live from Beijing, it's Saturday Night!"read more

Feminist Drama ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ Cleared for Indian Theatrical Release With Edits

After winning accolades on the international festival circuit, Alankrita Shrivasta's film will be released in India with voluntary edits of some scenes.read more

South Korean Actor Yu Ji-tae Joins Lars Von Trier’s ‘House That Jack Built’

The actor, known for his role in Park Chan-wook's 'Old Boy,' will be the first Asian talent to appear in a key role in a Von Trier film. read...

‘Pirates of the Caribbean 5’ to World Premiere at Shanghai Disneyland

Johnny Depp, Jerry Bruckheimer and other stars are set to attend the event, which will mark the first time a Hollywood movie premieres in mainland China.read more

China’s Citic Guoan Partners With ‘Transformers’ Producer Tom DeSanto on $120M Co-Production

"We hope that Chinese movies can appear on the global film stage," the Chinese investment company said in a statement. read more

Netflix Inks Multi-Title Licensing Deal With South Korea’s JTBC

The online giant will have broadcasting rights to 600 hours of JTBC's TV dramas and variety shows. read more

Netflix Signs Licensing Deal With China’s iQiyi

The streaming giant has been attempting to negotiate greater accesss to the huge Chinese market for several years. read more

China Box Office: ‘Fast 8’ Races Past $300M, Chases ‘Furious 7’ for All-Time Record

Sony's 'Smurfs: The Lost Village' was left in the dust, earning just $11.1 million in its opening weekend.read more

‘The Promise’ vs. ‘The Ottoman Lieutenant’: Two Movies Battle Over The Armenian Genocide

The filmmakers behind the new historical epic, starring Oscar Isaac and Christian Bale, charge that Turkish interests tried to counter their film by creating a competing movie.read more