PARIS– Jalil Lespert, whose latest movie "Yves Saint Laurent" was just released in the U.S. by The Weinstein Company, is set to direct "Versailles," an English-language historical drama skein penned…
PARIS– Fabrice Larue's Newen, a three-year-old Paris-based media group, has closed U.S. and Canadian deals on gameshow formats and has partnered with European TV players on two high-profile drama…
It's easy for Americans to become overly impressed with English-speaking imports, in part because we have generally been treated to only the best the U.K. and Canada have to offer. Yet the appetite…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Selected product, from Corsican mob drama, an animated 'Prince' to timely Qaddafi docu and cutting-edge unscripted fare will be available for buyers.
French media entrepreneur Fabrice Larue is spreading his net with NeweN, a new audiovisual group handling the development, production and distribution of scripted and non-scripted TV formats and…
France's Canal Plus, BBC Worldwide and director-producer Sam Mendes ("Bond 23," "American Beauty") are teaming to produce TV series "Grand Hotel."
Mad Men's scribe duo Andre and Maria Jacquemetton are boarding "Versailles."
How does a French news agency move from hard-nosed reporting to producing "Versailles," a high-budget, English-language historical series?