Mark Rylance is set to play Tudor statesman Thomas Cromwell in the BBC-HBO adaptation of Hilary Mantel's bestsellers "Wolf Hall" and "Bring Up the Bodies."
Ewan McGregor will provide the voiceover for a wildlife documentary filmed in the Hebrides islands off the Scottish coast, which will be launched at Cannes television mart MipTV.
LONDON - Rupert Murdoch's U.K. paybox BSkyB has greenlit natural history film "Pandas 3D" about endangered pandas living in China's Wolong National Nature Reserve.
Hat Trick Intl. has secured distribution rights to dramedy "Nixon's the One," a five-episode skein starring U.S. satirist Harry Shearer as the late U.S. president.
NBCUniversal Intl. Television Production has tapped BBC Worldwide deputy CEO Sarah Cooper to the newly created role of chief operating officer.
LONDON News Corp.'s U.K. paybox BSkyB is buying the British broadband business of Spain's Telefonica in a $300 million deal. The agreement will make the satcaster Blighty's second biggest broadband…
LONDON — In the U.S., reality show "Big Brother" is no longer part of the zeitgeist, but in India "Bigg Boss," as it's known, goes from strength to strength. Two new local-language versions of the…
LIVERPOOL — "A Young Doctor's Notebook," starring Jon Hamm and Daniel Radcliffe, could turn out to be just what the doctor ordered for BBC Worldwide. The distributor has secured six sales of the U.K…
LONDON — ESPN has sold its U.K. and Ireland TV channels business to telecom giant British Telecom in a deal understood to be worth in the "low-to-mid tens of millions" of dollars. BT will continue to…
LONDON — U.K. telecom giant British Telecom has acquired ESPN's U.K. and Ireland TV channels business in a deal understood to be worth in the “low tens of millions” of pounds. BT will continue to air…
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