International TV distribution-production company FremantleMedia has tapped Sangeeta Desai as chief operating officer and chief financial officer.
Distributor FremantleMedia Enterprises has acquired rights to adapt French zombie series "Les Revenants" for the global market, with the working title "They Came Back."
LONDON -- The seasoned CEO of global producer-distributor FremantleMedia, Tony Cohen, is leaving and will be replaced by the head of the company's U.S. arm
FremantleMedia North America has named Holly Hines vice president of scripted development, reporting to senior veep of scripted programming Tony Optican.
FremantleMedia North America and production shingle Purveyors of Pop ("Real Housewives of Atlanta") have agreed to an overall deal to develop and produce unscripted programming.
Simon Fuller has filed suit in California Superior Court in Los Angeles against Fox and FremantleMedia North America, seeking exec producer pay and credit for television show "The X Factor."
Leif Reinstein has been tapped VP of business and legal affairs, a newly created position, at FremantleMedia.
"American Idol" producer FremantleMedia North America has hired Manfred Westphal to serve as the company's publicity chief.
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