LONDON -- In the run-up to next week's TV mart Mipcom, ITV Studios Global Entertainment has closed a number of deals on its British crime and medical dramas.
Top producers also on board to help sell top drama series
The Icelandic Film and Television Academy has selected Baltasar Kormakur's "The Deep" to rep the country in the foreign-language film category of the Academy Awards.
LONDON -- Denmark has selected Nikolaj Arcel's historical drama "A Royal Affair" as its entry in the foreign-language Oscar contest.
Sam Neill and Helen McCrory have joined the cast of "Peaky Blinders," a British period gangster skein that is being exec produced by Caryn Mandabach ("Nurse Jackie"), and has been greenlit by the BBC.
LONDON -- U.K. media regulator Ofcom has ruled that satcaster BSkyB is "fit and proper" to hold a broadcast license, despite the phone-hacking scandal that has engulfed its principal shareholder…
Disney is set to launch a local version of "Private Practice" in Turkey, the first localized take on the ABC Studios' medical skein.
LONDON -- Two high-profile local pics top the box office in Norway and Denmark, and Nordisk Film is the happy distrib.
LONDON -- Kim Ki-duk's "Pieta," which won the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival, is South Korea's submission in the foreign-language film category of the Academy Awards.
LONDON -- Norway has selected Espen Sandberg and Joachim Ronning's "Kon-Tiki" as its candidate in the foreign-language film Oscar contest.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar