LONDON -- In the run-up to TV mart Mipcom, international distrib Cableready has closed sales totalling 315 hours of programming.
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
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
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.