IMG deal doubles Serie A’s income from international rights

MILAN — Italy’s soccer league has made a switch and assigned its international TV rights predominantly to IMG for 371 million euros ($437 million) per season — nearly double the value of the previous deal. The agreement covers the next three Serie A seasons through 2020-21. The previous deal was for 190 million euros ($224…


Pilot dies in crash during Italian airshow

The accident happened as the aircraft’s pilot attempted to pull out of a high-altitude loop #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices

British Actor Colin Firth Becomes an Italian Citizen Following Brexit Decision

British actor Colin Firth has become a dual citizen of Great Britain and Italy after his home nation voted to leave the European Union. His wife Livia Giuggioli, who is Italian, has also applied for British citizenship. According the Associated Press, Firth said in a statement that they never took much issue with each of…

Serie A: Juventus rest stars ahead of Barca trip, rout Chievo

One eye on the Champions League? No problem for Juventus against Chievo.

3Novices:Venice Film Festival Golden Lion goes to Guillermo del Toro’s ‘The Shape of Water’

The world’s oldest film festival has awarded its top prize, the Golden Lion, to a movie that has a strong anti-discrimination message. It beat out 21 other contenders at the glitzy event. #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices Europe

Del Toro’s ‘The Shape of Water’ wins Golden Lion at Venice

VENICE, Italy — Guillermo del Toro’s monster thriller ‘The Shape of Water’ has won the Venice Film Festival’s top prize, the Golden Lion. A jury led by American actress Annette Bening chose the film from among 21 competing at the 74th annual festival — an edition where the world’s social divisions and the spectre of…

Juve rests players ahead of Barca trip and beats Chievo 3-0

TURIN, Italy — Juventus rested top players ahead of the Champions League and still eased to a 3-0 victory over Chievo Verona to maintain its perfect start to the Serie A on Saturday. Second-half goals from Paulo Dybala and Gonzalo Higuain sealed the win after an own goal by Chievo midfielder Perparim Hetemaj. Juventus visits…