Mar 3, 2016

Qatar-based beIN buys 100% of Miramax film studio

A Qatar-based media group that has already moved into international sports broadcasting has purchased a 100 percent stake in the film studio Miramax, part of its expansion into the entertainment business. The beIN Media Group, which earlier spun off from Doha’s Al-Jazeera network, bought ...

'Spotlight' Oscar amplifies a message to the Vatican

Feb 29, 2016

'Spotlight' Oscar amplifies a message to the Vatican

“Spotlight,” which chronicles The Boston Globe’s investigation into sexual abuse in the Catholic Church and institutional efforts to cover up the crimes, landed the Oscar for best picture Sunday — a surprise win. The journalism drama, which boasts a star-studded ensemble cast including Michael ...

DiCaprio finally takes home some Oscar gold

Feb 29, 2016

DiCaprio finally takes home some Oscar gold

A-list actor Leonardo DiCaprio finally snagged Oscars gold on Sunday, 22 years after his first Academy Award nomination — proving he really is not just a pretty face. Though one of the world’s biggest and most bankable stars — “Titanic” rocketed him to the ...