U.K. digital web Fiver, an offshoot from terrestrial channel Five, has acquired the rights to the CW's reality skein "Stylista" from CBS Paramount International.
U.K. music library Audio Network has expanded its U.S. presence with the opening of a New York office, headed by commercial director Jason Langley.
Michael Grade, chairman of beleaguered British broadcaster ITV, has lashed out at Internet giant Google and video-sharing website YouTube, calling them parasites.
U.K. distrib Fireworks Intl. has appointed former Nickelodeon exec Paul Lewis to the newly-created position of development VP in its Los Angeles office, as it ramps up its presence in the U.S.
U.K. independent production outfit DCD Media is ramping up its international distribution business, with the launch of a £10 million ($18 million) investment fund.
Fox-owned cabler FX has acquired the Canuck crime drama "The Border" from Fireworks International, the television arm of U.K. distrib ContentFilm.
While most of the U.K.'s TV execs were in Scotland for the Edinburgh Intl. TV Festival that wrapped Aug. 24, FremantleMedia's Shane Murphy was busy scouring the city's comedy venues for the next…
Cynthia Nixon has joined the cast of U.K commercial web ITV's drama "An Englishman in New York," a follow-up to the 1975 TV movie "The Naked Civil Servant."
U.K. factual producer Pioneer Productions has won an order from Blighty's Channel 4, National Geographic Channel U.S. and Discovery Canada to produce a 90-minute drama documentary on the sinking of…
Gamers who illegally download the "Lord of the Rings Online" could soon be facing a far more powerful foe than the goblins and orcs of the Mines of Moria.
With its share price taking a battering, and an imminent decision expected over the sale of BSkyB's 17.9% stake in the web, Blighty's leading commercial broadcaster ITV just can't shake the rumors of…