The proposed online video-on-demand joint venture between Blighty's ITV, Channel 4 and BBC Worldwide has been dealt another setback, with U.K. competition regulators extending the deadline for their…
The BBC's commercial arm has taken a stake in a new venture set up by Jeremy Clarkson, the host of the pubcaster's hit motoring show "Top Gear," to help it exploit the skein around the world.
Satcaster BSkyB's general entertainment web Sky One has acquired the TV rights to J.J. Abrams' drama series "Fringe" from Warner Bros. Intl. TV Distribution.
Lis Murdoch's fast growing TV shingle Shine Television has tapped Jamie Munro, a senior exec at rival outfit Tiger Aspect, as joint managing director.
Fox is in talks to pick up the format rights to ``Loveland,'' a U.K. dating format with a virtual reality twist.
"Battlestar Galactica" prequel "Caprica" and a new dating series fronted by 60s pop star turned TV host Cilla Black are among the highlights of U.K. entertainment web Sky One's new fall schedule.
Reporting a drop in profits for the first six months of 2008, U.K. commercial web ITV said it plans to slash an additional £35 million ($68 million) in costs by 2010 and warned of a sharp fall in TV…
New digital video distributor myvideorights.com has added British TV shingle All3Media International to its growing list of content partners.
Travel Channel will produce a U.S. version of its British paranormal import "Most Haunted," after striking a format deal with distributor Target Entertainment.
The U.K. government has called on Blighty's TV industry to "put forward a convincing case" for the introduction of product placement, as it begins a three-month consultation on proposed changes to…
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