The BBC has struck a deal to supply programming to Yes Television's broadband video-on-demand service. Several hundred hours of BBC shows across all genres will be available to Yes subscribers via a…
Telewest Communications has become the first U.K. cabler to launch its broadband digital service, dubbed Blueyonder.
Czech helmer Jan Sverak is set to shoot WWII aerial drama "Dark Blue World," his first film since "Kolya," which won the 1996 foreign-language Oscar.
The Britt Allcroft Group is adding to its portfolio of children's TV properties by buying Media Merchants Group, producer of "Art Attack," for £14 million ($21 million).
Bernard Wright's screenplay "Frankie's Comeback" has won the first Pathe Production Prize, which guarantees that the script will be filmed by Pathe Pictures.
The William Morris Agency's newly restructured London office has struck an exclusive deal to represent film and TV rights for U.K. publisher Canongate.
Pearson TV has decided to unleash its biggest gameshow, "The Price Is Right," onto the Internet. The British company is developing a Web site, ThePriceIsRight.com, which will combine traditional game…
Alchymie, the new British film production and distribution venture, has pink-slipped its entire staff as it cannot afford to pay their salaries.
"American Beauty," directed by hometown boy Sam Mendes, has emerged as the clear leader in the contest for this year's British Academy Film Awards, scooping 14 nominations.
Studio Canal Plus has entered exclusive negotiations with Pathe for a long-term theatrical distribution partnership in the U.K.