Boldly going where many stars have gone before, William Shatner traveled to Cannes to unveil his reality show, "Weird or What."
Zodiak Ent. has sold Dutch reality format "Save My Holiday" to the U.K.'s BBC One at Mip TV.
Thesp William Shatner and CEO of Cineflix Programming, Simon Lloyd, unveiled reality show "Weird or What" at Mip TV Monday.
Hybrid and event-based documentaries were the talk of the two-day Mip Doc event, which wrapped on Sunday in Cannes.
French sales house Wide Management is launching a documentary label focusing on niche titles and docus with social, historical and political themes.
After scoring top ratings with two French crime dramas, "Braquo" and "Pigalle," Canal Plus is switching gears and going for English-language epic, fantasy and period series.
John Milius, co-creator and exec producer on HBO-BBC's "Rome," has signed on as showrunner on another historic blockbuster, ancient Egypt epic "Pharaoh."
Nuno Bernardo's Lisbon-based BeActive, creator of international Web and TV hit "Sofia's Diary," has taken an equity investment in Dublin's CR Entertainment, a TV and multimedia production company.
A handful of Paris' top vfx and toon houses are now playing in the same ballpark as Hollywood's top shops.
Despite the recession's impact on the film biz, Paris continues to lure American filmmakers, inspire stories and captivate the Stateside psyche.