David Gibbons has been hired as senior VP international operations and technology at NBCUniversal Intl., where he "will play an integral role in accelerating [its] digital growth agenda," the company…
LONDON — Netflix has commissioned and will debut globally season two of the Netflix original series “Scrotal Recall,” following a deal with BBC Worldwide North America. Clerkenwell Films will produce…
LIVERPOOL — Canada's Bell Media and BBC Worldwide North America have signed a new multiplatform licensing pact for "Doctor Who" that sees Bell's specialty cable channel Space continue to be the…
BBC Worldwide has struck a deal providing some 600 hours of TV content to BTV, an IPTV platform in South Korea.
When BBC World News launches a new four-part documentary this weekend, an unusual entity will be monitoring its progress. J. Walter Thompson, the large ad agency owned by WPP, is a co-producer. “Her…
"Sherlock: The Abominable Bride," scored a chart-topping $5.27 million on the Monday opening day of its theatrical release in China.
LONDON — Amazon Prime Video in the U.K. has ordered period fashion drama “The Collection” from “Ugly Betty” showrunner Oliver Goldstick. The eight-part series, which is set in the world of French…
BBC Worldwide and China's Shanghai Media Group have agreed to co-produce "Coast China." The show is derived from the BBC's BAFTA-winning series "Coast," investigating the unique character of coastal…
BBC Worldwide has signed an agreement to co-operate with Chinese new media firm Mango TV.
A new data-science company trying to tackle some of the media business’ biggest measurement problems is launching with a big client already in house: BBC Worldwide. Led by CEO Wared Seger, Los…
BBC Worldwide is to launch its first video-on-demand activities in India following a deal with DTH provider Tata Sky.