The U.K. television ad market is having its worst year since the dot-com crash seven years ago -- and there's no recovery in sight, according to a report released Monday.
Endemol, best known for "Big Brother" and "Deal or No Deal," has tapped Levern Engel and Sivan Pillay as joint managing directors of Endemol South Africa.
U.K. production house Film & Music Entertainment, which is chaired by helmer Stephen Daldry, has struck a series of distribution pacts.
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
U.K. sales outfit Jinga Films has signed an all-rights deal in Russia and CIS with Ruscico for Richard Hawkins thriller "Everything," starring Ray Winstone.
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Leading global content provider Endemol is stepping up its activities in Asia with the appointment of Arjen van Mierlo as chief exec of operations in the region.
Dutch helmer George Sluizer, best known for 1988 thriller "Spoorloos" (The Vanishing), delivered the Variety Cinema Militans Lecture in Utrecht on Sept. 27.
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France's Lagardere Group, one of Europe's deepest-pocketed TV congloms, is moving into Russia.
It's no coincidence that when Endemol, makers of "Big Brother," displayed its latest format at last week's Mipcom mart, it turned out to be a good old gameshow, "20Q."