"Mr Selfridge," starring Jeremy Piven, encapsulates a key part of what ITV wants to do more of — produce inhouse U.K. hits that can sell strongly overseas.
U.K. terrestrial web ITV is hoping another Edwardian drama can repeat the success of "Downton Abbey" as it announced a 10% growth in revenue at its production arm in 2011.
Early spring bloomed with Europe's most powerful broadcasters -- Hollywood's biggest clients -- trumpeting 2010's robust ad market recovery and projecting growth.
The fortunes of the U.K.'s biggest free-to-air commercial web, ITV, are continuing to improve after the broadcaster reported a 45% hike in profits to £240 million ($393 million) in half-year results…
ITV Studios has tapped NBCUniversal's international production vice prexy Mike Beale for the newly created gig of director of international formats.
ITV Studios Global Ent. has inked deals with Latin American webs for more than 70 hours of fare.
ITV has restructured its commercial airtime sales team in a move designed to help achieve its aim of becoming a "global multiplatform broadcaster."
Commercial giant ITV has tapped the co-founder of U.K. shingle Hat Trick, Denise O'Donoghue, to lead the revival of its production business.
There is an exodus going on at ITV and, at this stage, it's anyone's guess if it will lead to the Promised Land.
The U.K. was famously described as "a nation of shopkeepers" by Scottish philosopher Adam Smith in 1776.