The Top European Media and Entertainment Industry Stories of 2012
5:38 PM PST 12/28/2012 by Georg Szalai
Britain's royals, Gerard Depardieu's citizenship, the Pussy Riot controversy, the Summer Olympics, as well as sex abuse and phone hacking scandals - those were some of the biggest industry stories of 2012 in Europe. But so were the economic crisis and European box office hits. Here is THR's look at news and trends that made headlines in the European film, TV, music and related sectors.