Hulu is bulking up its subscription biz for Anglophiles, in a multiyear pact with BBC Worldwide North America that will add 2,000 episodes to Hulu Plus. The 144 BBC titles covered under the deal will…
Tribune Co., doubling down on the broadcast television biz, announced an agreement to acquire Local TV Holdings’s 19 TV stations in 16 key markets for $2.725 billion in cash — a deal that would make…
Netflix is keeping up the steady stream of original series, announcing that Ricky Gervais’ “Derek” dramedy will be available worldwide on Sept. 12 — except in the U.K., where the skein will be…
Blighty's Cascade Media Development is putting development funds into period drama "The Lady Who Went Too Far," penned by "The King's Speech" scribe David Seidler.
Artificial Eye has acquired U.K. distrib rights to Eran Riklis' "Zaytoun," which screens at AFM on Saturday and Monday.
Bedlam Prods., which produced "The King's Speech" with See Saw Films, has appointed Olwyn Silvester to the new role of director of production and added Stella Nwimo to its producing team.
An accessible, briskly paced and occasionally schematic adventure that could find its way into the hearts of unlikely auds via a kid-centric story and a solid perf by Stephen Dorff.
LONDON -- Stephen Dorff has been tapped for the lead in U.K.-Israeli co-production "Zaytoun," directed by Eran Riklis ("Lemon Tree").
Bedlam Prods., one of the shingles behind "The King's Speech," has produced feature-length TV drama-documentary "Titanic: Case Closed," which has been snapped up by Smithsonian in the U.S. and…
A former mental asylum is transformed into luxury apartments for pretty young Brits stupid enough to ignore the obvious warning signs of haunting in U.K. import "Bedlam." A sort of "Melrose Place"…
Gareth Unwin, producer of "The King's Speech," is set to co-produce "Zaytoun," directed by "Lemon Tree" helmer Eran Riklis.