On another Sunday where cable had plenty of worthy alternatives, the broadcast networks were paced in key demo categories by CBS reality veteran “Big Brother” and NBC's preseason football game…
Every network wants a Mad Men -- an original, scripted series that hits it out of the ballpark and brings home Emmy prestige and zeitgeist buzz. That's the kind of success that can lift a network out…
As worldwide distribution and co-production deals generate more coin for TV drama production, they up the ante for production values as well as in the race for the Creative Arts Emmys. Captured on…
CANNES — Canal Plus has nabbed Michael Hirst's series “Vikings.” Deal was unveiled on Monday at MipTV. Skein, helmed by Johan Renck, Ciaran Donnelly and Ken Girotti, averaged 5 million viewers on…
History Channel has ordered a ten-episode second season of its first scripted effort “Vikings.” Program, which bowed last month, ranks as the top new cable series this year. Drama has averaged 5…
History took a big step forward in its quest to be seen as a home for scripted programming with strong premiere numbers Sunday for its miniseries “The Bible” and series “The Vikings.” “The Bible,” a…
When you're making a show about Vikings, the horned helmet really is unavoidable.
Hitting it out of the ballpark on the first at-bat is the aim of any cable programmer looking to shift into scripted viability.
History's latest voyage into the scripted seas, "Vikings," is sort of an unrelenting cheese-fest, and as constructed, that's not a bad thing.
British actor James Norton and Germany's Ken Duken have joined the cast of Claudio Faeh's "Northmen -- A Viking Saga."
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media