"Flight of the Storks," Jan Kounen's first miniseries, is set to topline Rutger Hauer ("Hobo with a Shotgun") and Harry Treadaway ("Fish Tank").
AMC/Sundance Channel Global has acquired rights to "The Slap," "Hell on Wheels," "Breaking Bad" and "Shannen Says."
French companies Newen and Big Nose have teamed up to develop "Harry," a word game mixing strategy and chance.
Disney Media Distribution has unveiled a raft of sales on ABC Studios' thriller series "Missing," which has its world preem Monday at Mipcom.
BBC Worldwide France has inked a deal with Gaul's pubcaster France on two new formats: "A Week Without Electricity" and "Romeo and Juliet."
CANNES -- Brazil's TV Globo topped the number of nominations for the 39th Intl. Emmy Awards, as it did last year.
Scott Adkins ("The Expendables 2") and Michael Jai White ("Black Dynamite") have joined the international cast of sci-fi TV series "Metal Hurlant Chronicles."
A record number of industryites made the trek to Cannes for Mip Junior, the international mart for kids' programming, with some concerned about the contracting tyke production biz.
It may be fall but the heat is on as the Mipcom sales market bows today in sweltering temperatures expected to be high even by French Riviera standards.
Gallic commercial network TF1 is launching Premium VOD Multi-Series, a Facebook application allowing users to watch select U.S. series less than 24 hours after their Stateside broadcast.