In the run-up to Mip TV, Spanish production company Gestmusic Endemol has inked with Columbian broadcaster RCN Television to co-produce a Columbian version of hot Spanish talent show "Operacion…
Documentary production is staging a comeback. The factual revival is being driven by a still-voracious audience appetite for high-end historical re-creations and current affairs programs in the…
The BBC has sold more than 700 hours of programming to broadcasters around the world in new deals, the pubcaster's commercial arm BBC Worldwide announced at the Mip TV mart in Cannes over the weekend.
Catherine Deneuve, John Hurt, Rupert Everett and a real-life biker gang will have their work cut out for them on the Cannes Croisette this week.
Phoenix Pictures has paid low-six figures to acquire Adam Marcus and Debra Sullivan's script "Black Autumn" to be produced through Phoenix-based O/Z Films.
Boomer pics are booming. Paramount's older-skewing psychological thriller "Changing Lanes" sped past Sony's "Panic Room" to open at No. 1 with an estimated $17.6 million in weekend box office.
Knocked down in the ratings by upstart "The Fox Report With Shepard Smith," Beltway gabber "Crossfire" wants to be a contender again. Whether it has enough muscle to K.O. the competition is debatable.
Independent producers here are alarmed by pubcaster Television New Zealand's plans to identify formats that could sell internationally and bring in new revenue.
"Asia is flourishing," said Hong Kong - Asia Screenings director Wouter Barendrecht, "because unlike Europe, we really have an industry with very big commercial films. In the last two years, people…
Now that the gonzo style of Fox News Channel has emerged as cable's dominant voice, Roger Ailes is setting out to conquer the broadcast side of the biz.